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Uttara crane accident: 5 dead, only newlyweds survive

Bangabandhu's martyrdom anniversary and National Mourning Day observed with respect and love

PM Hasina pays tributes at the burial of her relatives

Polythene factory fire in Chawkbazar kills at least six

Coronavirus: One death, 259 new cases in last 24 hours across Bangladesh

Prime Minister Hasina urges caution ahead of winter to avoid increase in coronavirus infections

Dhaka, October 29: Expressing fears of an outbreak of coronavirus (Covid-19) during the upcoming winter, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has asked the people to be vigilant. The Prime Minister made the call on Thursday (October 28) at a blanket receiving ceremony. She joined the function through video conference from Ganobhaban.

Covid-19 infection may increase again: Planning Minister

Dhaka, September 11: Planning Minister MA Mannan has warned that the coronavirus infection rate in the country to increase again, if people don't adhere to the health guidelines issued by the government. The lawmaker made the remarks at a function at the Hasan Raja Auditorium of Sunamganj District Shilpakala Academy on Friday (September 10) afternoon.

237 succumb to coronavirus, 10,420 test positive across Bangladesh in a day

Dhaka, August 11: In between Tuesday and Wednesday, 237 people succumbed to the coronavirus across Bangladesh, while another 10,420 tested positive for the deadly virus.

Country equals highest single-day Covid-19 fatalities as 264 die, 11,164 test positive within 24 hours

Dhaka, August 10: Another 264 people have succumbed to the coronavirus in the last 24 hours across Bangladesh, equalling the country's highest single-day fatalities record. With it, the death toll rose to 23,161.  

Covid-19: 245 die, 11,463 new cases recorded in 24 hours across Bangladesh

Dhaka, August 9: Another 245 people succumbed to coronavirus across Bangladesh, while 11,463 people tested Covid-19 positive in the last 24 hours, between Sunday and Monday.  

Covid-19: Country records 261 deaths, 8,136 fresh cases within a day

Dhaka, August 7: Bangladesh recorded another 261 Covid-19 deaths and 8,136 new cases on within 24 hours between Friday and Saturday.

Covid-19 deaths tops 22,000 in Bangladesh as 248 die in a day

Dhaka, August 6: The coronavirus death toll in Bangladesh has exceeded 22,000 after another 248 people succumbed to Covid-19 between Thursday and Friday morning.

Government officially extends ongoing lockdown for five days

Dhaka, August 5: A notification has been issued by the government to officially extend the ongoing hard lockdown by five more days- till midnight on Tuesday (August 10). The notification was issued by the Cabinet Division on Thursday (August 5).

Covid-19: Another daily death record set as country registers 264 fatalities in 24 hours

Dhaka, August 5: Bangladesh has set another record in Covid-19 daily deaths with 264 fatalities in the 24 hours, from Wednesday to Thursday morning. The death toll in the country rose to 21,902.

Covid-19: Another 241 deaths, 13,817 new cases recorded in 24 hours

Dhaa, August 4: Bangladesh has registered another 241 coronavirus deaths and 13,817 fresh infections in the last 24 hours, between Tuesday and Wednesday morning. With it, the death toll and caseload surged to 21,638 and 13,09,910 respectively.

Lockdown: 354 arrested by DMP, Tk 13 lakh fined on Tuesday

Dhaka, August 4: The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has arrested 354 people for violating government directives on the 12th day of the ongoing two-week hard lockdown, imposed by the government to put a check on coronavirus infections. According to the DMP, 120 individuals and organizations were fined Tk 1,77,800 by the mobile courts.

Covid-19: No empty beds in the hospitals, looking for hotels, says Health Minister Maleque

Dhaka, August 4: Explaining the coronavirus situation in the country, Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Maleque said there are no beds left in hospitals as officials are forced to look for hotels to accomodate coronavirus patients.

Lockdown extended till August 10

Dhaka, August 3: The government has decided to extend the lockdown till August 10 to prevent coronavirus infection. The decision was taken at an inter-ministerial meeting on Tuesday (August 3). After the meeting, Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque told reporters.

Covid-19 claims 235 lives, 15,776 test positive in a day

Dhaka, August 3: Another 235 Covid-19 deaths and 15,776 fresh cases were recorded across Bangladesh in the last 24 hours, between Monday and Tuesday. With it, the death toll and caseload surged to 21,397 and 12,96,093 respectively.

Peril mounts for government as more people flout Covid-19 norms during ongoing 'hard' lockdown

Dhaka, August 3: Even with more people succumbing to the deadly coronavirus with each passing day, people are simply not ready to listen to and follow the Covid-19 health guidelines set by the government. The country, presently undergoing a supposed hard lockdown, is already witnessing a wane in caution from citizens, who prefer venturing out and risking it all rather than staying indoors and help frontline workers thwart the looming catastrophe.