Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS)

April 30, 2020
April 30, 2020

Contact control room if suspected Covid-19 patient comes: DGHS to hospitals

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) issues a statement asking all hospitals of the country to contact the Covid-19 control room if suspected coronavirus patients come seeking treatment.

April 3, 2020
April 3, 2020

DGHS makes mistake in briefing, apologises

Dr MD Habibur Rahman, director of Management Information System of DGHS, yesterday during a press briefing said that PM had directed to test at least 1000 samples -- two from each upazila -- from...

March 20, 2020
March 20, 2020

Coronavirus: DGHS divisional director and civil surgeons can take legal action

Divisional directors of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), district civil surgeons and upazila health and family planning officers can take legal actions through running mobile...

March 10, 2020
March 10, 2020

Coronavirus: 5 new thermal scanners supplied to air and land ports

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) supplies five new thermal scanners to international airports and ports across the country.

January 26, 2020
January 26, 2020

12 lakh Dhaka residents to get cholera vaccine next month: DGHS

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) has said at least 12 lakh people in Dhaka will get two doses of cholera vaccine in the next month.

January 23, 2020
January 23, 2020

New China virus: Symptoms and prevention

Amid fears of the breakout of a new coronavirus in China, the Directorate General of Health Services in Bangladesh issues a press note informing people of the symptoms of the virus and...

January 23, 2020
January 23, 2020

No China-returnee contracted coronavirus: DGHS

None of the 900 China-returnees screened at Dhaka and Chattogram airports are infected by coronavirus, Directorate General of Health Services claims.

December 4, 2019
December 4, 2019

HC summons health DG over setting up ICU at district hospitals

High Court has summoned director general of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) to appear before it on January 8 to know the progress about setting up Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and...

September 4, 2019
September 4, 2019

HC stays DGHS circular for recruiting 143 officials

High Court (HC) has stayed for three months a government circular for recruiting 143 officials to 18 posts including that of teacher and medical officer under a project of Directorate General of...

August 5, 2019
August 5, 2019

Number of dengue patients decreasing: Health minister

Health Minister Zahid Maleque claims that the number of patients being infected with dengue fever is coming down across the country.