A total of four people, including 250 bed Hospital’s superintendent, Medical Officer and 2 UP chairmen tested positive for Covid- 19 in Magura on Wednesday. The affected areas have been locked down by the administration.
Magura Civil Surgeon Prodip Kumar Shaha informed , 4 persons in the district tested positive for corona virus on Wednesday. The 4 corona patients are identified as Magura 250 bed Hospital Superintendent Dr. Shapan Kumar Kundu, Medical Officer of the same hospital Dr. Arun kanti Ghosh , Sreekol UP Chairman Mustashim Billah Shangram and Nakol UP Chairman Humayan Rashid Muhit.
All of them are now in home isolation. Now the total number of corona patients stands in the district at 19. Among these 19 patients 7 were found in Sadar upazila while 6 in Sreepur upazila, 5 in Shalikha upazila and 1 was found in Mohammadpur upazila.