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Negative and anti-development politics has collapsed: Quader
Dhaka, January 17: Ten people succumbed to the deadly coronavirus between Sunday and Monday in Bangladesh, while 6,676 people tested positive.
Dhaka, January 17: The Cabinet has given final approval to the draft of 'Chief Election Commissioner and Election Commissioner Appointment Act 2022'. The approval was given at a cabinet meeting held in the National Assembly on Monday (January 17).
Dhaka, January 17: Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader has said that the Narayanganj City Corporation (Nasik) election has been marred by negative and anti-development politics. He said those who believe in a culture of conspiracy and propaganda have suffered in this election. Obaidul Quader made the remarks at a briefing at his residence on Monday (January 17th).
Dhaka, January 17: From now on, 50 year olds will also get booster dose of coronavirus vaccine. Health Minister Zahid Maleque told reporters on Monday (January 18th) in the conference room of the health ministry at the secretariat.
Dhaka, January 17: Local Government Minister Md. Tajul Islam said that the ambassadors also commented that the Narayanganj City Corporation (Nasik) election was fair and neutral. He was responding to a question from reporters after a meeting with Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Vikram Doraiswamy at the minister's office at 12 noon on Monday (January 17).
Dhaka, January 17: The Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) campus has been rocked by student protests in protest of the indefinite closure of the campus. Students are demanding the resignation of Vice-Chancellor Professor Farid Uddin Ahmed as well as reconsideration of the decision to close campus and residential halls. They are adamant not to leave the campus without fulfilling their demands.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, January 17: President Md. Abdul Hamid has called upon the people to be vigilant so that no one can ruin the stability of the country in the name of religion. At the same time, he called upon the members of parliament to put the public interest above all else. The President also asked the government to take necessary measures, including precaution, so that the new variant of Corona, Omicron, does not spread.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, January 17: The 16th and 2022's first session of the 11th National Assembly has started in accordance with the health and hygiene norms amid the Corona pandemic.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, January 17: Authorities have closed the Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) indefinitely due to clashes between police and agitating students.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, January 17: Putting an end to all speculations, Dr. Selina Hayat Ivy has been re-elected as the Mayor of Narayanganj City Corporation (NCC) by a huge margin. This is her hat-trick and third win in a row. Earlier, she had won for the first time in 2011 and for the second time in 2016.
Dhaka, January 16, 2022: Eight people died in the country in 24 hours from 8 am on Saturday to 8 am on Sunday due to COVID-19.
Dhaka, January 16, 2022: Coronavirus infection is increasing rapidly in Bangladesh.
Dhaka, January 16, 2022: As a result of various steps taken by the Awami League government, Rangpur, which was once a famine or food crisis, has now become a surplus food zone. This was stated by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at the inauguration ceremony of the newly constructed 'Rangpur Divisional Headquarters Complex Bhaban' on Sunday (January 18).
Dhaka: Due to the ongoing Corona situation, this year's Amar Ekushey Book Fair may be delayed by two weeks.
Dhaka: The 16th and 2022 sessions of the current Eleventh Jatiya Sangsad will be held on Sunday (January 18) at 4 pm.