MP tested positive for the virus on Wednesday
Fazle Hossain Badsha, MP of Rajshahi-2 who contracted Covid-19, has been brought to Dhaka from Rajshahi by a MI-17 helicopter of Bangladesh Air Force.
The MP was undergoing treatment at Rajshahi Medical College Hospital and was brought to Dhaka on Thursday after deterioration of his physical condition, says a media release of Inter Service Public Relations (ISPR).
Later, he was taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital for better treatment.
Rajshahi Medical College Hospital Deputy Director Saiful Ferdous said the MP tested positive for the virus on Wednesday and was admitted to the VIP cabin of the hospital at 8:30pm on the same day.
He added that he and MP Fazle Hossain Badsha had been vaccinated with the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine on February 7 and the second dose on April 8.