AJM Nasir Uddin, the former mayor of Chattogram City Corporation (CCC) and general secretary of Awami League's Chattogram city unit, has been hospitalised with symptoms like that of coronavirus.
"He was admitted to Parkview Hospital in Chattogram city at 11 am on Tuesday," said Shaibal Das Sumon, former councilor of Jamal Khan ward.
Nasir caught fever after returning here from Dhaka on Sunday, he added.
Dr Rezaul Karim, manager of Parkview Hospital, said the former mayor went through coronavirus test around 12 pm.
Things will be clear after getting the test report in the evening. He is now doing well, added Dr Rezaul.