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Ex-chief whip Abdus Shahid MP recovers from Covid-19

8 || risingbd.com

Published: 15:15, 25 June 2020   Update: 15:18, 26 July 2020

Former chief whip of parliament and current ruling party MP from Moulvibazar-4 constituency Abdus Shahid who earlier tested coronavirus positive has now recovered from the deadly virus.

Imam Hossain, personal assistant to the MP, confirmed his recovery from Covid-19. 

Imam Hossain said, "He is currently undergoing treatment at Square Hospitals Ltd in the capital. He tested negative in the follow-up report. Now he feels good."

“He will be brought home after doctors gave their decision to release him," he added. 

Abdus Shahid was admitted to Sheikh Russel Gastro Liver Institute and Hospital in the capital with symptoms similar to that of coronavirus or Covid-19 on June 14. His Covid-19 test report came out positive the following day. 

Later on June 18, he was shifted to Square Hospitals Ltd for better treatment.