Awami League presidium member Jahangir Kabir Nanak has been infected with the coronavirus (Covid-19).
Dabirul, also the president of the Standing Committee on Ministry of Chittagong Hill Tracts Affairs, is now receiving treatment at his Baliadangi residence.
Mohammad Biplob, his personal secretary, confirmed the news.
Nanak, former state minister for local government, rural development and cooperatives, is now receiving treatment from his residence. His physical condition is stable so far, he said
The family members of the former Chhatra League and Jubo League leader requested countrymen to pray for his quick recovery.