Deputy Commissioner of Tangail Md Ataul Gani has tested positive for Covid-19.
Md Mosharaf Hossain, additional deputy commissioner (general) in the district, said that health condition of DC Ataul remains stable.
He is being treated in his home at government staff quarters, the official added.
DC Ataul was among 52 people who tested positive for coronavirus in Tangail in the last 24 hours.
Apart from him, Al Mamun, an assistant commissioner and executive magistrate in the district, also tested positive on Sunday, ADC Mosharaf said.
According to the District Civil Surgeon’s Office, the total number of coronavirus cases in Tangail is 1,515 till today.
Of the patients, 637 are undergoing treatment and 853 have returned home after recovery and 25 have died.