October 20, 2021
October 20, 2021

Inoculation of 50% target population possible by Dec: Health minister

It will be possible to vaccinate at least 50 percent of the target population by December due to the manner in which Covid-19 vaccine is coming to the country according to the government's...

October 20, 2021
October 20, 2021

6 Covid-19 deaths recorded, current positivity rate 1.8%

Six people died from Covid-19 in 24 hours till 8am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

October 20, 2021
October 20, 2021

10 lakh doses of Sinovac vaccine arrive

Ten lakh jabs of Sinovac’s Covid-19 vaccine has arrived as gift at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport yesterday.

October 20, 2021
October 20, 2021

3 crore to get jabs a month from Nov

Around three crore people will get Covid-19 vaccines each month from November, Health Minister Zahid Maleque said yesterday.

October 19, 2021
October 19, 2021

2 million Sinovac, AstraZeneca doses arrive in Dhaka

One million jabs of Covid-19 vaccines produced by Sinovac Life Sciences Co Ltd arrived at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the capital today.

October 19, 2021
October 19, 2021

7 Covid-19 deaths, 469 cases recorded in 24 hours

Seven people died from Covid-19 in 24 hours till 8am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

October 19, 2021
October 19, 2021

10 Covid deaths, 339 new cases reported

Ten people have died from Covid-19 in 24 hours till 8:00am yesterday and 339 new infections were recorded in that period.

October 18, 2021
October 18, 2021

10 Covid-19 deaths in 24 hours, positivity rate now 1.80%

Ten people have died from Covid-19 in 24 hours (till 8 am today), according to a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

October 17, 2021
October 17, 2021

Merck's Covid-19 pill: Int'l health officials call for access for lower income countries

The plan to roll out Merck & Co's promising antiviral pill to treat Covid-19 risks repeating the inequities of vaccine distribution, potentially leaving the nations with the greatest need...

October 17, 2021
October 17, 2021

Govt to buy 9cr disposable syringes from Chinese firm

The government will buy nine crores disposable syringes directly from a Chinese company to administer the Covid-19 vaccines.