Minister of Foreign Affairs AK Abdul Momen on Friday said that the Bangladeshi students, stuck in China amid a coronavirus outbreak, will be brought back home.
"But we have to be patient about it considering the current circumstances," he added.
However, on February 8, the minister had said that it is not possible right now to bring back Bangladeshi citizens stuck in the Wuhan city of China, as Chinese authorities are not allowing any international flight there.
China reported 121 new deaths by coronavirus (now named Covid-19) infection on Friday. Bringing the toll to 1,380.
Another 5,090 new cases were confirmed, pushing up the number of infected patients to 63,851.