Police not able to find Mamunul
Coronavirus kills 94 people in a day, death toll crosses 10,000
780 beds at ICU level for critically ill patients
Second wave of corona has increased the rate of infections and deaths among minors
Former Law Minister Abdul Matin Khasru laid to rest
Dhaka, April 15: Several units of the law enforcement agencies are working to arrest Maulana Mamunul Haque, the central joint secretary general of Hefazat and the secretary of Dhaka metropolis. However, law enforcement officials say Mamunul Haque could not be found. He will be arrested soon and brought under the law. However, several sources close to Hifazat said that Mamunul Haque has been staying at Jamia Rahmania Arabia Madrasa in Mohammadpur since the resort incident.
Dhaka, April 15: In the last 24 hours, 94 people have died due to coronavirus in the country, taking the toll to 10,081.
Dhaka, April 15: The government has introduced 780 ICU beds across the country, including the capital, for the treatment of dying patients infected with coronavirus. 355 such beds have been introduced in different government hospitals and 425 in the private sector.
Dhaka, April 15: The second wave of coronavirus has increased the incidence and mortality of children. In the last one month, 376 children of different ages were examined at Dhaka Children's Hospital and 60 of them were diagnosed with the infection. Their age is between 21 days to 18 years. On April 13, a child died at the Dhaka Children's Hospital. So far 25 coronavirus-infected children have died at the hospital since coronavirus infection was detected in the country.
Dhaka, April 15: Prominent lawyer of the country, presidium member of Awami League and former law minister Abdul Matin Khasru MP has been buried next to his parents' grave in the family graveyard of his village home Mirpur. The burial of the veteran politician was completed on Tuesday (April 15) after the fifth and final janaza at the Mirpur Government Primary School ground in Comilla's Brahmanpara upazila.
Dhaka, April 15: Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader has said that the BNP considers the people and the police as opponents to cover up their failed politics.
Dhaka, April 15: Professor Shamsuzzaman Khan, President of the Bangla Academy and a prominent folklorist, has died of coronavirus. Inna lillahi wa inna ilaihi rajiun. He died at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University Hospital in the capital at 2pm on Wednesday (April 14).
Dhaka, April 15: The Dhaka South City Corporation (DDC) on Wednesday conducted 11 mobile court raids against mosquito larvae and non-compliance with lockdown hygiene rules to prevent coronavirus. The raids were conducted by the corporation's regional executive officers (Anik) as well as three executive magistrates of the corporation.
Dhaka, April 15: If someone reports a coronavirus test negative, he or she can be vaccinated four weeks later, Additional Director General (Planning and Development) of the Department of Health, Prof. Dr. Meerjady Sabrina Flora said.
Dhaka, April 15: To prevent coronavirus infection, the Bangladesh Police is arranging a movement pass for those who need to go out privately within the 7-day ban announced by the government from April 14. However, the police have been struggling to issue the pass since the morning of the inauguration. In two days so far, a total of 7.81 crore citizens have entered the website to get the police movement pass. Due to the large number of hits, the application process on the website also slowed down on Tuesday.
Dhaka, April 15: Hefazat-e-Islam's Central Assistant Secretary General Mufti Sakhawat Hossain Razi has been arrested by the Detective Branch (DB) of the Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP). Dhaka Metropolitan Detective Branch (DB) Joint Commissioner of Police Mahbub Alam said this on Wednesday (April 14) evening.
Dhaka, April 14: A court has granted a one-day remand to Mufti Sharifullah, co-publicity secretary of Hefazat-e-Islam's central committee, in a 2013 murder case in the capital's Jatrabari police station area. Police produced him in the Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate's Court on Wednesday (April 14th). Jatrabari Police Station Inspector Ayan Mahmud requested to remand him for seven days for proper investigation into the Special Powers Act case. At the end of the hearing, Dhaka Metropolitan Magistrate Abu Saeed granted him a one-day remand.
Dhaka, April 14: Considering the coronavirus situation and the lockdown, the Bengali New Year-1428 has been celebrated at Dhaka University through a limited symbolic program. On Wednesday (April 14), a brief symbolic Mangal Shobhajatra (procession) was organized at the faculty premises with various masks and symbols made by the artists of the Faculty of Fine Arts. State Minister for Culture KM Khalid and Dhaka University Vice-Chancellor Prof. Md: Akhtaruzzaman led the procession.
Dhaka, April 14: Asked about Indian Home Minister and former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Amit Shah's recent comment about Bangladesh, Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen has said that the knowledge of Indian Minister about the latter's country is limited and the scope of his knowledge should be increased.
Dhaka, April 14: Former law minister and president of the Supreme Court Bar Association Abdul Matin Khasru is no more. He died at the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in the capital at 4.50 pm on Wednesday.