Thirty-six more policemen in Chattogram tested positive for coronavirus last night.
Among them, 22 are from Rapid Action Battalion's (Rab) Chandgaon camp, 11 from Chattogram District Police, and three from Chattogram Metropolitan Police (CMP), reports our correspondent quoting Rab and police officials.
A total of 451 samples were tested on Saturday, of which 166 samples tested positive for Covid-19, said Sheikh Fazle Rabbi, civil surgeon of Chattogram.
A total of 29 Rab personnel have so far tested positive for the virus in Chattogram till last night, said ASP Mahmudul Hasan Mamun, Rab-7 media official, adding that all of them are being treated in isolation.
Also, 29 personnel of Chattogram District Police have so far been diagnosed with coronavirus till last night, said Mohiuddin Sohel, additional superintendent (DSB) of Chattogram District Police.