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Minister wants long-haul buses, borders closed for some more days

Health Minister Zahid Maleque has said he wants the long-haul passenger transport system and the borders with India closed to avert the risk of an explosion of coronavirus infections. The ministry will propose the extension of the shutdown of buses on long routes, launches and trains for some more days, he said at a news conference on Monday after transport workers’ protest to resume the services. The government is now allowing only intra-district passenger transport services to keep the coronavirus...

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Sheikh Hasina becomes statesperson from a politician, Quader says

Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Sunday said Bangabandhu’s daughter Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has turned into a time-winning statesperson crossing the boundary of an ordinary politician. “From a struggling leader, she (Sheikh Hasina) is now a time-winning statesperson,” he told the inaugural ceremony of a documentary exhibition...

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