Nine people, including two doctors and five staff of Sadar Hospital, were kept in quarantine after an auto-rickshaw driver suffering from cold and breathing problems died on Monday.
Around 350 US citizens along with nine dogs will return to their country on Monday evening.
The prices of daily essentials fell significantly in Dhaka’s kitchen markets as hundreds of thousands of people left the capital during the government announced holiday to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
Five people were killed and 11 others injured after a truck overturned at Kandila of the sadar upazila early Saturday.
Four more people, including two doctors, have been diagnosed with Covid-19 disease in Bangladesh, taking the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 48.
A clear guideline has to be drawn up now so that the money is properly channeled to the workers and not otherwise. Also which factories get the benefit has to be determined based on a well-thought-out matrix
Renowned educationist and writer Burhanuddin Khan Jahangir died of old age complications at his Gulshan residence in the city on Monday. He was 84.
All programmes centring the Independence Day have been cancelled, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said Monday.
Bangladesh’s capital Dhaka ranked second worst in the Air Quality Index (AQI) on Monday morning.
Worker leaders demand compensation from brands and buyers
Three more people, injuried in road accident at Padua in Lohagara Upazila on Saturday night, died at hospital, taking death toll from the incident to 15.
China billionaire businessman Jack Ma has announced to donate coronavirus testing kits and emergency supplies to Bangladesh
Locals think the people in home quarantine are not adhering to the health instructions and quarantine rules because of lax monitoring by the authorities concerned
She was "discharged after making a complete recovery", Semnan University of Medical Sciences head Navid Danayi was quoted as saying by IRNA late Tuesday
Amid the widespread Covid-19 panic, the Bangalee community in Italy has so far managed to remain relatively safe with hardly any reported cases of COVID-19, the illness associated with the novel Coronavirus.
The IEDCR director said the hotline numbers remain busy as only 17 people were appointed to provide information about coronavirus through the hotline services
Chittagong University authorities sent six people, including two of its students and an Italy returnee, to quarantine early Monday.
Initially, those 200 bottles of sanitiser will be distributed among the students of 18 dormitories, teachers and staff of the university
Bangladesh’s capital Dhaka ranked the eighth-worst in Air Quality Index (AQI) on Saturday morning
The detained leader was identified as Sadia Aktar Mukta, 32, former general secretary of Khulna metropolitan Mohila Sramik League unit