Covid surge: 15,527 cases reported in 24 hours, 17 dead

At least 15,527 new infections were recorded and 17 people died from Covid-19 in 24 hours till 8:00 am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

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Clinical guideline finalised to curb Omicron: DGHS

Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) has finalised a clinical guideline to combat against Omicron as it is the main reason behind the surge in Covid-19 infection.

17h ago| Coronavirus

Indifference of people is to blame

Health Minister Zahid Maleque termed the coronavirus situation “very alarming” as the health directorate reported 16,033 new cases yesterday, the second-highest single-day detection.

1d ago| Coronavirus

‘Vaccine pass’ now must at restaurants, sports centres in France

People who aren’t vaccinated against Covid-19 are no longer allowed in France’s restaurants, bars, tourist sites and sports venues unless they recently recovered from the virus.

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15 children die of pneumonia at CHT hospitals in 2 weeks

Fifteen children died of pneumonia at hospitals in Khagrachhari, Rangamati and Bandarban in the last two weeks, said doctors.

Covid surge: 14,828 cases reported in 24 hours, 15 dead

At least 14,828 new infections were recorded and 15 people died from Covid-19 in 24 hours till 8:00 am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

January 26, 2022
January 26, 2022

Covid surge: 15,527 cases reported in 24 hours, 17 dead

At least 15,527 new infections were recorded and 17 people died from Covid-19 in 24 hours till 8:00 am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

January 26, 2022
January 26, 2022

Clinical guideline finalised to curb Omicron: DGHS

Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) has finalised a clinical guideline to combat against Omicron as it is the main reason behind the surge in Covid-19 infection.

January 26, 2022
January 26, 2022

Indifference of people is to blame

Health Minister Zahid Maleque termed the coronavirus situation “very alarming” as the health directorate reported 16,033 new cases yesterday, the second-highest single-day detection.

January 25, 2022
January 25, 2022

Covid-19 Omicron shots: Pfizer begins testing in adults

Pfizer is enrolling healthy adults to test a reformulated COVID-19 vaccine that matches the hugely contagious omicron variant, to see how it compares with the original shots.

January 25, 2022
January 25, 2022

Marijuana compound shows promising results in treating Covid-19 in lab studies

Early research suggesting that a popular non-psychoactive compound derived from marijuana might help prevent or treat Covid-19 warrants further investigation in rigorous clinical trials,...

January 25, 2022
January 25, 2022

Covid-19 cases surging due to people’s overconfidence: Health Minister

The ongoing surge in Covid-19 cases happened because of people’s overconfidence, Health Minister Zahid Maleque said today.

January 25, 2022
January 25, 2022

Covid surge: 16,033 cases reported in 24 hours, 18 dead

At least 16,033 new infections were recorded and 18 people died from Covid-19 in 24 hours till 8:00 am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

January 25, 2022
January 25, 2022

Bangladesh receives 2.12m AstraZeneca doses from France

France has donated another 2.12 million doses of AstraZeneca vaccine to Bangladesh through the global sharing platform -- COVAX -- as a gesture of solidarity to its people in their fight against...

January 25, 2022
January 25, 2022

69% Covid patients in Dhaka infected with Omicron in 2 weeks: icddr,b

Sixty-nine percent of Covid-19 positive people have been infected with the Omicron variant in Dhaka city during the first two weeks of this month, according to icddr,b.

January 25, 2022
January 25, 2022

Omicron survives much longer on plastic, skin than earlier variants, lab tests find

The Omicron variant can survive longer than earlier versions of the coronavirus on plastic surfaces and human skin, Japanese researchers found in laboratory tests.