A college student suffering from fever, cold and respiratory problem, died at his residence at village Narayanpur in Satkhira early Friday.
The deceased was Hasan Ali, 20, a second year student of Jhaudanga College and son of Baharul Islam of the village.
Irad Ali, a member of Balli union under ward No 6, said that Hasan had been suffering from fever, cold, and respiratory problem for the last 6-7 days.
Family sources of Hasan said that they gave him medicine from a village doctor but it didn’t work and he died at about 12:30am.
Civil surgeon Hossain Shafayet said that a medical team was sent to the spot but they found that he had no coronavirus-like symptoms.
The samples of the victim will be sent to the IEDCR if the family agrees, he said.
Besides, 49 more overseas returnees were kept in home quarantine in the district in the last 24 hours. With this, a total of 2,893 people have been kept in home quarantine so far in the district while 696 got released from home quarantine.
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