Sunday , April 5 2020
Home / Tag Archives: Bangladesh

Tag Archives: Bangladesh

Covid-19 cases on sharp rise in Dhaka; 2 more die in a day

Dhaka, April 4 – In a sharp rise 9 more new COVID-19 positive cases were detected in Bangladesh during in 24 hours ending on Saturday morning , according to Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR). Two more coronavirus (COVID-19) patients died in the country overnight raising the death toll to eight, IEDCR sources said. Read More »

Experts say misinformation remains a big challenge

The number of coronavirus cases in Bangladesh continues to rise creating panic everywhere and so does the misinformation making things harder for all concerned to contain both the pandemic and infodemic, said experts. They also said when rumours, speculations, misinformation flood the internet, the mainstream media fail to counter those with authentic information. Besides, they said, some of them, being ... Read More »

Funeral to be held as per rituals in case of COVID-19 death

Dhaka  – If anyone dies of coronavirus (COVID-19), he or she can be buried or cremated following all the respective rituals, Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Maleque said on Friday. “As per the updated ‘Infection Prevention and Control for dead body management in the context of COVID-19: Interim guidance’ by World Health Organisation (WHO), a person who died of ... Read More »

Bourses to remain closed till April 11

News Desk The country’s two bourses will remain closed till April 11 as the government extended the general holidays to contain the spread of deadly coronavirus. The government on Wednesday issued an order extending the nationwide holiday until April 11. Read More »