Benapole Port Immigration Medical Officer Sumon Sen said 342 Bangladeshis returned from India and 33 of them were sent to Jashore General Hospital for quarantine for not having Covid-19 certificate.
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“All of them are cancer and heart patients. They had been in India for medical treatment for the past two and a half months.”
“These patients can also return to their residence if they want to go for home quarantine,” Sumon said.
Immigration sources said the government made Covid-19 negative certificates mandatory from December 1 for anyone coming to Bangladesh from India.
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