Seven Italy returnees have been placed under home-quarantine at Chattogram.
"They arrived from Italy on early March," Civil Surgeon of Chattogram Dr Sheikh Fazle Rabbi confirmed the matter to The Business Standard.
"We have tested three persons till now where none of them has been found positive for the novel coronavirus," he said.
Chattogram is prepare to fight against coronavirus with 150 isolation beds in three different hospitals of the city, he further added.
Earlier, on March 8 Bangladesh reported its first three cases of coronavirus, whereas two of them have completely recovered.
Globally, at least 1,26,258 people have been diagnosed with the virus and the death toll reached to 4,638 as of March 12, 2020.