DGHS

August 1, 2022
August 1, 2022

Administering 2nd dose of cholera vaccine from Aug 3 to 10 in Dhaka

Icddr,b will administer the second dose of oral cholera vaccine in five areas of Dhaka from August 3 to 10, under the supervision of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

June 25, 2022
June 25, 2022

Flood death toll now 82 as 9 more die in 24 hours: DGHS

At least nine more people died due to flooding in different parts of the country in 24 hours till this morning (June 25, 2022), raising the total flood fatalities to 82.

June 14, 2022
June 14, 2022

Covid on the rise: 162 cases in 24 hours, positivity rate 3.56%

At least 162 new Covid-19 cases were recorded in 24 hours till 8:00 am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

May 31, 2022
May 31, 2022

Illegal healthcare facilities: DGHS inundated with licence applications

The health directorate is seeing a barrage of applications from healthcare facilities for authorisation following the countrywide drive against unauthorised healthcare organisations.

May 30, 2022
May 30, 2022

DGHS raids on illegal clinics expose the rot in health sector

Health authorities must ensure proper follow-up actions

April 21, 2022
April 21, 2022

Passengers coming to Bangladesh must show health declaration form at airport

Passengers coming to Bangladesh will have to fill up the health declaration form online within three days of their departure, said Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh it its latest circular last night (April 20, 2022).

March 8, 2019
March 8, 2019

HC asks for list of ICUs

The High Court yesterday directed the government to submit a list of intensive and coronary care units at hospitals across the country by April 24.

July 18, 2017
July 18, 2017

Measles, neglect killed the 9 Sitakunda kids

Medical examinations have confirmed measles as the cause of death of nine children at Tripura Para in Sitakunda upazila of Chittagong.

July 17, 2017
July 17, 2017

Dead Sitakunda kids were suffering from measles: DGHS

Nine children, who died, showing similar symptoms, in Sitakunda of Chittagong recently, are suffering from measles, according to health experts.

June 8, 2016
June 8, 2016

Stop production in 7 days

With the health ministry apparently dragging its feet over stopping manufacture of substandard drugs, the High Court yesterday directed the government to halt production of 20 companies within seven days.