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Satkhira police using drone to monitor social distancing

Satkhira police using drone to monitor social distancing

-- 2020-04-26 22:35:11

Satkhira district police is using drone-mounted cameras to ensure that people are maintaining social distancing and to detect people who made unnecessary gatherings in defiance of restrictions to prev...

Three die of COVID-19 in Narayanganj in 24 hours

Three die of COVID-19 in Narayanganj in 24 hours

-- 2020-04-26 21:22:28

Three more people died of coronavirus disease, COVID-19, in Narayanganj district in the last 24 hours until Sunday. With latest deaths, a total of 42 people died in the district so far, said Civil Su...

Rangpur road crash claims three lives

Rangpur road crash claims three lives

-- 2020-04-26 17:23:45

Three people were killed and five others injured when a truck hit two human haulers on Rngpur-Dinajpur highway at Paglapir in Rangpur on Sunday. Two of the deceased were identified as Morzina Begum,...

Two die after taking toxic liquor in Jashore

Two die after taking toxic liquor in Jashore

-- 2020-04-26 16:43:15

Two young men died after taking toxic liquor in Jashore district on Sunday. The deceased were identified as Bikash Sahani, 38, son of Domodore Sahani, resident of Bejpara area and Ojiar alias Olias,...

Coronavirus: 18,000 construction workers suffer in Jashore

Coronavirus: 18,000 construction workers suffer in Jashore

-- 2020-04-26 13:35:22

Thousands of construction workers in eight upazilas of Jashore district are going through a tough time without work and food as economic activities came to a halt because of the coronavirus outbreak,...

Two siblings infected with coronavirus in Cumilla

Two siblings infected with coronavirus in Cumilla

-- 2020-04-25 16:24:38

Two brothers, who came in contact with one of their colleagues who died of coronavirus in Noakhali, have tested positive for Covid-19 at Laksam upazila  in Cumilla. Locals said the two siblings...

COVID-19 cases in Kishoreganj reach 175

COVID-19 cases in Kishoreganj reach 175

-- 2020-04-25 10:04:05

Another person was infected with coronavirus in Kishoreganj district in the last 24 hours on Friday, raising the total number of such cases to 175. Civil Surgeon Dr Mohammad Mujibur Rahman said they...

Melon farmers start online sales during coronavirus shutdown

Melon farmers start online sales during coronavirus shutdown

-- 2020-04-24 18:50:34

Melon farmers in Gopalganj's Kotalipara have resorted to using the internet to keep their livelihoods afloat after a worsening coronavirus crisis brought Bangladesh to a standstill. Farmers in remote...

8 more test positive for coronavirus in Sunamganj

8 more test positive for coronavirus in Sunamganj

-- 2020-04-24 17:58:38

Eight more people, including a physician, ‘tested positive for covid-19’ in Sunamganj in the last 24 hours till Friday noon. With the latest ones, the total number of identified cases in...

Bumper Boro yield in Jashore, but harvesting left in limbo    

Bumper Boro yield in Jashore, but harvesting left in limbo    

-- 2020-04-24 13:23:02

Some 0.5 million farmers of Jashore are passing their days in deep worries due to the labour crisis caused by restrictions on movements of people and suspension of transport services, aiming to tamp d...

Sherpur beggar gets house as gift for setting rare instance of help

Sherpur beggar gets house as gift for setting rare instance of help

-- 2020-04-22 21:39:23

A Sherpur beggar, who donated his savings to the UNO’s relief fund as a rare instance of disaster-time help from the most poor to the poor, will get a house with land from the government as a gi...

Govt to procure 17,002 tonnes of Boro paddy

Govt to procure 17,002 tonnes of Boro paddy

-- 2020-04-22 20:04:27

Food Department will procure 17,002 tonnes of Boro paddy from farmers in Jamalpur this year. According to the office of District Food Controller, 4,520 tonnes of paddy will be procured from farmers i...

First coronavirus case detected in Meherpur

First coronavirus case detected in Meherpur

-- 2020-04-22 17:11:04

The district of Meherpur on Wednesday confirmed the first coronavirus case which was reported in Mujibnagar upazila. The upazila administration put 10 houses under lockdown in the upazila after the u...

1,500 join paddy harvest in Sunamganj, thanks to UNO

1,500 join paddy harvest in Sunamganj, thanks to UNO

-- 2020-04-22 15:10:22

Responding to the call of the upazila nirbahi officer, some 1,500 people from different walks of life have joined farmers voluntarily in harvesting Boro paddy in Jamalpur upazila of Sunamganj district...

First Narail coronavirus patient makes recovery

First Narail coronavirus patient makes recovery

-- 2020-04-21 20:34:51

A young man, who was diagnosed with coronavirus as the first case of Narail district, has recovered from the disease as the first patient. Syed Sujon, son of Syed Ashraf Ali of Parchatora village in...

Cumilla Medical to begin COVID-19 testing next week

Cumilla Medical to begin COVID-19 testing next week

-- 2020-04-21 19:08:39

The authorities have completed the installation of the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) machine - a requisite for the ‘gold standard’ method of testing for COVID-19- at the Microbiology Dep...

UNO office besieged in Brahmanbaria for relief

UNO office besieged in Brahmanbaria for relief

-- 2020-04-21 17:48:38

Several hundred people besieged the office of Sarail upazila nirbahi officer on Tuesday demanding relief. Residents of different unions including Syed Tola and Bepari Para unions of the upazila gathe...

67 more test positive for coronavirus in Kishoreganj

67 more test positive for coronavirus in Kishoreganj

-- 2020-04-20 21:06:46

A total of 67 more people were infected with coronavirus in Kishoreganj in last 24 hours, taking the number of coronavirus cases in the district to 141. Among the infected people, 41 are physicians,...

Coronavirus cases in Narsingdi rise to 134

Coronavirus cases in Narsingdi rise to 134

-- 2020-04-20 18:41:16

Thirty more people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours as of Monday, taking the total number of cases to 134 in the district. Imrul Kayes, additional deputy commissioner and chief of...

Chattogram Field Hospital ready for COVID-19 patients

Chattogram Field Hospital ready for COVID-19 patients

-- 2020-04-20 17:43:03

With a Tk 100 contribution from each interested person, the Chattogram Field Hospital is almost operational with required facilities within a short time for COVID-19 patients. "Everything is ready. W...

Coronavirus cases reach eight in Sylhet

Coronavirus cases reach eight in Sylhet

-- 2020-04-20 16:46:27

A total of eight people tested positive for coronavirus or COVID-19  in the district since April 7. Health Division Assistant Director Dr Anisur Rahman confirmed the matter and said samples...

Cop tests positive for coronavirus in Jhalakati

Cop tests positive for coronavirus in Jhalakati

-- 2020-04-19 18:56:57

A policeman who returned home in Sadar upazila of Jhalakati district from Narayanganj tested positive for coronavirus  on Sunday. Civil Surgeon Dr Shaymol Krishna Hawladar said the test report o...

Four more test positive for coronavirus in Cox’s Bazar

Four more test positive for coronavirus in Cox’s Bazar

-- 2020-04-19 18:55:29

Four more people were diagnosed with Covid-19 in Cox’s Bazar on Sunday, according to a UNB report. Assistant professor of Cox’s Bazar Medical College and Hospital Dr Mohammad Shahjahan sa...

14 including children test positive for coronavirus in Cumilla, Narsingdi

14 including children test positive for coronavirus in Cumilla, Narsingdi

-- 2020-04-18 20:30:19

14 people have tested positive for coronavirus in Narsingdi and Cumilla districts in the past 24 hours as of Saturday as the pandemic continues to spread in Bangladesh.   According to UNB,...

Two more UP chairmen to be suspended over relief distribution

Two more UP chairmen to be suspended over relief distribution

-- 2020-04-18 19:00:43

The Local Government Division (LGD) is going to suspend two union parishad chairmen and three members over irregularities during relief distribution following the coronavirus outbreak in the country.&...

Three doctors among 27 more test virus positive in Narsingdi

Three doctors among 27 more test virus positive in Narsingdi

-- 2020-04-17 20:43:38

27 more people, including three physicians, tested positive for coronavirus in Narsingdi district in the last 24 hours till Friday. With this, the total coronavirus cases in the district has risen to...

Coronavirus: Five more test positive in Rajshahi

Coronavirus: Five more test positive in Rajshahi

-- 2020-04-16 21:17:35

Five more people tested positive for coronavirus at Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH) on Thursday. Dr Gopendra Nath Acharya, divisional director of Health, said one of them is a woman from Moh...

Tablig Jamaat devotee becomes first virus detected patient in Bandarban

Tablig Jamaat devotee becomes first virus detected patient in Bandarban

-- 2020-04-16 19:06:40

A man, who recently attended an event of Tablig Jamaat, tested positive for coronavirus in Bandarban, the first such case in the hill district. The patient is a 70-year old man and a resident of Tumb...

Poor people stage demonstrations for relief in Satkhira

Poor people stage demonstrations for relief in Satkhira

-- 2020-04-16 17:02:39

Around 1,000 people, who have become jobless amid the ongoing shutdown, staged demonstrations in front of Satkhira Medical College Hospital in the town on Thursday demanding relief. The residents of...

Locals stop woman’s burial over Covid-19 fear in Feni

Locals stop woman’s burial over Covid-19 fear in Feni

-- 2020-04-14 21:47:16

Locals stopped the burial of a woman at Abupur village in Feni Sadar Upazila on Monday, suspecting that she might have died from coronavirus. Upazila Nirbahi Officer Nasrin Sultana said Hajera Begum,...