Envoy defended lawmaker Shahid

Shahid Islam, the Laxmipur lawmaker now detained in Kuwait, was defended by the Bangladesh ambassador to the Gulf country in a February letter to the foreign ministry following media reports on his alleged criminal activities.

Coronavirus Figures
All figures tallied daily at 6pm.
Source: Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center
Countries affected
188
Worst hit nation:
USA (2,888,729 cases)
Confirmed cases
165,618
11,458,291
Recovered cases
76,149
6,187,903
Deaths
2,096
534,504
All figures tallied daily at 6pm.
Source: Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center