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None of 312 Bangladeshi China returnees affected

News Desk : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2020-02-15 10:14:23 PM     ||     Updated: 2020-02-16 1:19:25 PM

None of 312 Bangladeshi nationals who were returned from Wuhan, the capital of the Hubei province in China, is not affected with Coronavirus.

Dr Meerjady Sabrina Flora, director of the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR), confirmed this on Saturday, the last day of 14-day quarantine period.

She said in a statement, the 312 China returnees were asked to maintain contact with IEDCR for post awareness.

The Bangladeshi national were quarantined at Ashkona Hajj Camp in the capital after they were brought from China on February 1.