emergency helpline 999

June 8, 2022
June 8, 2022

CPR: Essential First Aid for saving lives

Anyone can learn CPR to make home and workplace safer. To learn CPR, there are tonnes of inexpensive ways to learn it. Anyone can learn to become a life saver.

December 12, 2018
December 12, 2018

999 proving handy

It was 6:00pm on November 13 when a young man was spotted shouting while vandalising a residence at Kaptan Bazar area in Cumilla.

August 8, 2018
August 8, 2018

300 ferry passengers rescued after 999 call

Around 300 passengers of a ferry on river Padma were saved from drowning yesterday, after a passenger sought help by calling the national emergency helpline following an accident.

March 30, 2018
March 30, 2018

Fire fighters rescue a fox in Uttara

Fire service officials attending to an emergency call at national emergency helpline 999 rescue a hungry fox which intruded into the ground floor of a six-storey building in Dhaka’s Uttara, officials say.

December 14, 2017
December 14, 2017

999: Child marriage foiled, rape accused held

Police thwart a child marriage in Chittagong and arrest an alleged rapist in Gazipur in separate drives after receiving calls through 999, the national emergency helpline.

December 12, 2017
December 12, 2017

For emergency, dial 999

Bangladesh launches a toll-free national emergency helpline 999 for immediate needs in the case of any accident, crime, fire or ambulance.