Coronavirus: Rohingya becomes first to die from COVID-19 in world’s biggest refugee camp

A Rohingya refugee has become the first to die from coronavirus in Bangladesh, as infections rise in camps holding more than one million people who fled from Mynamar.

The 71-year-old man died while in quarantine at the main Kutupalong camp on Saturday, but samples confirmed he had COVID-19 on Monday.

Louise Donovan, spokesperson for UN refugee agency (UNHCR) in the Cox’s Bazar district, told Sky News: “We are very, very worried. We knew some months ago that this was inevitable

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