DHAKA, Bangladesh

An older woman with coronavirus symptoms died in Bangladesh while three more people tested positive for the virus, raising the tally of cases to 27 on Sunday, according to officials.

The 60-year-old U.K. expatriate died after being admitted to an isolation medical unit in northeastern Bangladesh, Dr. Himangshu Lal Roy, deputy director of the Sylhet MAG Osmani Medical College and Hospital, told Anadolu Agency.

She had returned to Bangladesh from Britain on March 4 and visited a doctor after showing coronavirus symptoms on March 16.

Samples of her tissue will be tested for the virus.

Bangladesh’s Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and

Read more: Bangladesh: UK expat latest death from coronavirus