Jatiya Party Chairman GM Quader has been diagnosed with coronavirus.
His swab test came back positive on Wednesday, said his Personal Secretary Mohammad Abu Tayeb on Thursday.
He said GM Quader, also deputy leader of the opposition in the House, gave sample on Tuesday.
He has been suffering from light cough, Tayeb said, adding that he will undergo another test to be sure about the coronavirus infection.
He said the Jatiya Party chief is receiving treatment staying at home as per suggestions of doctors.