Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal and senior secretary of public security division of the ministry concerned Mostofa Kamal Uddin have been infected with coronavirus or Covid-19.
Public relations officer of Home Ministry Sharif Mahmud confirmed the information while talking to journalist on Sunday.
He said the home minister and the senior secretary were diagnosed with Covid-19 as their test results from icddr’b came positive. And both are stable now and in home isolation.
According to Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), a total of 6,194 people died of Covid-19 so far in the country. In the last 24 hours, 21 people died across Bangladesh.