State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury has infected of coronavirus.
Jahangir Alam Khan, Public Relations Officer of Shipping Ministry, confirmed this information to media, on Wednesday (September 16) morning.
He is doing well and taking treatment at his residence in the capital city of Dhaka, he said.
Khalid Mahmud was tested positive for the virus on Tuesday, Jahangir said.
The minister requested the countrymen to pray for his quick recovery from the disease, he added.