Councilor who buried 61 bodies contracts COVID-19

News Desk
30 May 2020, Sat
Published: 10:59

Councilor who buried 61 bodies contracts COVID-19

Councilor Maksudul Alam Khandaker Khorshed has been praised a lot for coming forward for the burial of the coronavirus victims in Narayanganj. 

However, this time he himself has been infected with the coronavirus.

On Saturday, Mr. Khorshed has been reported as COVID-19 positive after testing the sample. Earlier, his wife contracted the virus and placed in isolation.

Councilor Khorshed said that I have received the report of the sample test today. It found the presence of coronavirus in my body. I am currently in isolation at home. I will take treatment from here. Pray for me.

Till Friday, I have buried 61 bodies. All activities will continue even if I am infected. My team will be active, my mobile number will be open. As long as I am alive, I will not move a single point from the Coronavirus combat.