At least 50 Bangladesh Bank officials test positive for Covid-19


At least 50 employees at Bangladesh’s central bank have tested positive for Covid-19 at a hospital in the capital, according to a media report today (June 4).

Anwer Khan Memorial Hospital in Dhaka announced at least 50 central bank officials had tested positive for Covid-19, according to Bangladesh’s Daily Star. The newspaper says the number of cases could be much higher, as employees’ samples have also been tested at other hospitals.

The “officers’ welfare council”, representing central bank

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