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Dhaka, January 19: The Oxford-AstraZeneca-produced 2 million doses of corona vaccine will arrive in the country from India on Wednesday (January 20th) before it arrives commercially. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has written to the National Board of Revenue (NBR) to waive all taxes on the vaccine given as a gift to Bangladesh.
Dhaka, January 19: India will gift 2 million doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine to Bangladesh to prevent coronavirus. The consignment of vaccines will reach Bangladesh on Wednesday.
Dhaka, January 19: Coronavirus (Covid-19) has killed 20 more people across the country in the last 24 hours. Among them 14 are males and six are females. Eighteen died at the hospital and two at home. The death toll from the virus rose to 7,942.
Dhaka, January 19: As a 'gift' from the Government of India, 2 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine may arrive in Bangladesh tomorrow, January 20, according to the Ministry of Health.
Dhaka, January 18: The first shipment of Serum vaccine will arrive in the country in between January 25 and January 26. The vaccination will start a week later. About 300 vaccination centers and 42,000 staff have been trained in Dhaka to provide the vaccine. Health Minister Zahid Maleque said this.
Dhaka, January 18: Another 16 more people have died in the country in the past 24 hours- in between Sunday and Monday- after being infected with the coronavirus. The total number of deaths has risen to 7,922.
Dhaka, January 18: All educational institutions in the country will be opened from February. However, even if all the institutions are opened at the beginning, the classes will be taken in the partial presence of the students in compliance with the Covid-19 health rules. According to the Department of Secondary and Higher Education, priority will be given to this year's SSC equivalent and HSC equivalent candidates.
23 more people die of coronavirus in one day in the country: The lowest number of patients identified is eight and a half months
Own correspondent, Dhaka, 17 January 2021: 23 more people died of coronavirus in one day in the country.
Dhaka, January 16: Coronavirus has killed 21 people across the country in the last 24 hours. The death toll from the virus rose to 7,883, according to an official press release.
Dhaka, January 16: India considers Bangladesh as a priority country among the neighboring countries in receiving the Covid-19 vaccine. India is preparing to launch the world's largest immunization program today.
Dhaka, January 15: Coronavirus has killed 13 more people in the country within 24 hours, in between Thursday and Friday, the lowest in eight months, according to a press release by the Department of Health.
Dhaka, January 15: The government is traning 42,000 workers to administer the vaccine. Health Minister Zahid Maleque told reporters after a meeting on the coronavirus vaccine at the Health Ministry's conference room on Thursday afternoon.
Dhaka, January 14: The total number of deaths due to coronavirus in the country has reached 7,849 as 16 more people have died in the last one day. Meanwhile, as 25,000 more patients were identified in 25 days, the number of new coronavirus cases in the country exceeded 5,25,000, an official release said.
Dhaka, January 13: In the last 24 hours, 14 more people have died due to coronavirus in the country.
Dhaka, January 12: India's Serum Institute will charge USD 4 for every dose of the coronavirus vaccine from Bangladesh. The price is 47 percent higher than the price of the vaccine in India.