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Outgoing IGP pays farewell call on President

Outgoing Inspector General of Bangladesh Police (IGP) Mohammad Javed Patwary on Monday (April 13, 2020) paid a farewell call on President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban. Press secretary to…

Bangladesh coronavirus cases jump to 803; 5 more die

Bangladesh saw an alarming rise in coronavirus cases on Monday (April13, 2020) as 182 more people were diagnosed with COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, raising the total number of infected…

Four more die of COVID-19, 139 fresh cases detected

Bangladesh on Sunday (April 12, 2020) reported four more deaths from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) overnight, raising the death toll to 34 and confirmed 139 fresh positive cases. “Four…

PM announces Tk 5,000cr package for agriculture

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today announced a Taka 5,000 crore stimulus package for agriculture sector to boost crop production to overcome the possible COVID-19 impact. “We’re going to…

Bangladesh extends flight suspension till April 30

Bangladesh Saturday (April 11, 2020) extended ongoing ban on flight operation till April 30 to and from all European countries and the nations that restricted the entry of Bangladeshis to…

Govt extends transport suspension till April 25

The government has extended the suspension of the movement of all sorts of transports including buses, trains and launches across the country till April 25 in line with the extension of…

Bangladesh seeks Chinese COVID-19 expert medical team

Bangladesh has urged China to send an expert medical team comprising doctors, nurses and technicians to handle and treat COVID-19 patients here as well as provide training to Bangladeshi…

3 more die of covid-19, 54 newly infected

Three more people died from coronavirus in Bangladesh in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 20, according to the Institute of Epidemiology Disease Control and Research (IEDCR).…