GAIBANDHA: At least nine children, including five newly born babies, died of cold related diseases in the last 15 days in Gaibandha district.
The number of the deceased was found in the register book of Gaibandha Modern Hospital.
Medical Officer of the hospital Dr Abu Hanif confirmed the matter to banglanews Saturday.
The district is currently witnessing 11.2 degree Celsius temperature.
Cold claims nine lives in Gaibandha