A Philippines citizen has died with Covid-19 symptoms while undergoing treatment at Chattogram Medical College Hospital on Friday night.
The deceased, Ruyel E Katan, 50, was an official of Saif Power Tech, a container handling company in Chattogram port.
"Ruyel had been undergoing treatment at the hospital for the past 16 days with Covid-19 symptoms. He died at 9 pm on Friday," Dr Aftabul Islam, deputy director of Chattogram Medical College Hospital (CMCH) hospital said.
The doctor further added, "Ruyel's sample was also sent for Covid-19 test. We do not get the test result yet."