s m jakir hossain : Abu Hanif Azad, mayor of Sakhipur in Tangail, has been admitted to a private hospital in the capital after receiving news of corona infection. He was sent to Dhaka by ambulance at 1.30 pm on Tuesday. He was admitted to the hospital at 4.30 am on Wednesday. At around 11 pm, the Tangail Civil Surgeon’s Office informed about the identification of his Covid-19. Apart from the mayor, three more corona infections have been detected in Sakhipur. With this, corona infection was detected in 33 people in Sakhipur. Upazila Health and Family Planning Officer Abdus Sobhan confirmed the information in the morning. Asma Akhter, a statistician at the Upazila Health Complex, said, Last Sunday, Mayor Abu Hanif Azad collected samples and sent them to Dhaka for testing. His corona was reported to be positive on Tuesday night. Besides, the office assistant of the upazila agriculture office (50), a resident of ward 2 of the municipality, an employee of the egg store (34) and his wife (26) are positive. Abdus Sobhan, upazila health and family planning officer, said the mayor of the municipality had problems with his normal breathing after receiving news of Kovid’s identification on Tuesday night. He was later rushed to a private hospital in Dhaka by a government ambulance at 1.30 pm. Besides, three more corona have been identified in Sakhipur. A total of 33 people were identified in the upazila. So far 56 samples have been sent from the upazila. Of these, the results of 553 samples were found. Already 14 people have recovered from home. Kamrul Hasan, son of Sakhipur Municipality Mayor Abu Hanif Azad, said, He is in normal condition in Dhaka hospital. Slowly improving. He prayed for the recovery of his father.
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