BNP publicity affairs secretary Shaheed Uddin Chowdhury Anee was infected with coronavirus.
Talking to UNB, Anee said he underwent Covid-19 test on Monday and his report came out positive on Tuesday.
The BNP leader said he has been suffering from fever, cough and sneezing for the last few days. “I’ve been receiving treatment as per doctor’s advice staying in isolation at my home.”
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Anee urged all to pray for his speedy recovery.
Some other BNP senior leaders, including standing committee member Khandaker Mosharraf Hessian and his wife, standing committee member Selima Rahman, vice chairman AZM Zahid Hossain and his wife, chairperson’s adviser Dr AKM Azizul Haq and senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi have been undergoing treatment at different city hospitals with coronavirus infections.