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INFORMATION MINISTER HOSPITALISED WITH CORONAVIRUS INFECTION

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Information Minister Hasan Mahmud has been admitted to a hospital in Dhaka with coronavirus infection.

"The minister was admitted to Square Hospitals in the city on Friday, as he tested positive for Covid-19," his personal assistant KaisarulAlam told UNB.

Kaisar, however, said the minister is doing well.

Meanwhile, Bangladesh reported 1,527 new cases of Covid-19 yesterday, bringing the total caseload to 386,086 as of Friday.

During the period, 15 coronavirus deaths were recorded, pushing the death tally up to 5,623.