Another nurse of Rangamati Sadar Hospital has been tested positive for coronavirus in the district, reports UNB.

“Samples of the nurse were sent for lab test on 9 May and the report that came on Tuesday is positive,” said Mostafa Kamal at Sadar Hospital on Tuesday night.


The nurse has been in home quarantine since 9 May and she is doing well, Mostafa Kamal said.

Five people have so far been found infected with the virus in the district, said Civil surgeon Dr Bipash Khisa.

Earlier, a senior nurse at the Sadar Hospital was found infected with the virus.

Bangladesh has so far reported 250 deaths and 16,660 coronavirus cases till Tuesday.