State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury has been diagnosed with coronavirus.
The report of his swab test came out positive on Monday, the state minister told Somoy News.
He has been in isolation at his official residence at the advice of doctors and his condition remained stable.
Talking to Somoy News, the state minister said he has body ache alongside fever.
However, he has no breathing complication.
Earlier, Khalid Mahmud’s assistant personal secretary ANM Ahmadul Bashar was also detected with coronavirus.