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Bangladesh to produce ventilators with Medtronic support: Palak

State Minister for ICT Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak said Bangladesh would produce ventilators, mechanical breathing devices, with the technical support from the US based medical device and solution providing company

Heat wave likely to continue

Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) predicted that the ongoing mild heat is likely to continue while weather would remain dry with temporary partly cloudy sky over the country in the next

Law-enforcers awarding punishment to someone keeping them in standing position for roaming on the streets unnecessarily.  The snap was taken from the city's Dholaikhal Natun Rasta Intersection on Wednesday.

Law-enforcers awarding punishment to someone keeping them in standing position for roaming on the streets unnecessarily. The snap was taken from the city's Dholaikhal Natun Rasta Intersection on Wednesday.

Professional bodies, NGOs donate PPE to health service providers

BSS, DhakaA number of local and international NGOs, voluntary organizations and professional bodies donated Personal Protection Equipment's (PPE) to health-service providers to fight the novel coronavirus outbreak.They started distributing PPE

UNSC urged to lead global fight against COVID-19

Leading communication expert Prof AAMS Arefin Siddique has urged the UN Security Council (UNSC) to lead a coordinated global effort to combat COVID-19 as it appeared as an unprecedented security

Army personnel warning commoners painting 'round circle' in front of shops in different markets in the city with a view to protecting from coronavirus. The snap was taken from Shantinagar Bazar on Wednesday.

Army personnel warning commoners painting 'round circle' in front of shops in different markets in the city with a view to protecting from coronavirus. The snap was taken from Shantinagar Bazar on Wednesday.

ICT Division launches platforms to assess risk of coronavirus

City DeskState Minister for ICT Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak said his office has launched a couple of platforms to evaluate risks of coronavirus (COVID-19) to people and provide service through

ORGANISATION SNIPPETS

City DeskBangabandhu Parishad Leaders of Bangabandhu Parishad distributed food items among poor, helpless and destitute people due to the coronavirus outbreak. Awami League Advisory Council Member and also General Secretary

Naval ships deployed for raising awareness against COVID-19

City DeskAiming to prevent the nationwide spread of coronavirus(COVID-19) as well as raise awareness among fishermen along with their facilities of sea and coastal rivers in country, a total of

Distribution of food among destitute will continue: Tajul

LGRD and Cooperatives Minister Md Tazul Islam said the government bodies are making different efforts to continue providing daily necessaries to poor and destitute people during the prevailing crisis triggered

Vice-Chairman of Srishthi Human Rights Sangstha Shahadat Hossain Munna distributing food among the poor people on behalf of the sangstha in the city's Mirpur area on Wednesday.

Vice-Chairman of Srishthi Human Rights Sangstha Shahadat Hossain Munna distributing food among the poor people on behalf of the sangstha in the city's Mirpur area on Wednesday.

Khokon distributes food among poor in city

City DeskDhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor Mohammad Sayeed Khokon distributed foods among as many as 800 poor and destitute people under an initiative to provide essential goods to 50,000

Free transport service for doctors, nurses launched

City Desk :A free transport service for caregivers including doctors and nurses began on Wednesday to help medical service providers go to hospitals in a fast and convenient way amid

Campaign to raise awareness on coronavirus held

City DeskLocal administration in Rajshahi distributed leaflets to raise awareness about coronavirus in Saheb Bazar area in Rajshahi.Commissioner of Rajshahi division Humayun Kabir Khandaker, Additional Commissioner Jakir Hossain, Deputy Inspector

Due to closure of the schools, Bangladesh Sangsad Television broadcast the extra classes for students. The snap was taken from the city's KM Azam Lane on Tuesday.

Due to closure of the schools, Bangladesh Sangsad Television broadcast the extra classes for students. The snap was taken from the city's KM Azam Lane on Tuesday.

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina speaking with field level officials through video conferencing from Ganobhaban on Tuesday with a view to coordinating ongoing activities to prevent coronavirus.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina speaking with field level officials through video conferencing from Ganobhaban on Tuesday with a view to coordinating ongoing activities to prevent coronavirus.

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Early childhood edn for underprivileged urban children underscored

City Desk :Speakers at an advocacy meeting stressed on effective engagement and smooth running of 'Early Learning Centres' to ensure early childhood education for underprivileged urban children in Rangpur

Social Welfare Ministry distributes foods in city slums

BSS, Dhaka :Social Welfare Ministry on Tuesday distributed foods, other daily necessaries and masks among poor and destitute people at Tejgaon and Agargaon slums.A total of 500 packets of

Physicians urged not to deny any patient

City Desk :Spokesperson of 14-party alliance and Awami League Presidium member Mohammad Nasim on Monday called upon physicians, nurses and all concerned to refrain from denying treatment to any

Countrymen urged not to be panicked over coronavirus

BSS, Dhaka :Leader of the Opposition in Parliament Rowshan Ershad urged the countrymen to stay alert instead of being panicked to combat the spread of coronavirus in the country.It

Jabbar cautions about social media rumour

BSS, Dhaka :Post and Telecommuni-cation Minister Mustafa Jabbar on Monday urged the common people not to pay heed to a rumour on free distribution of 10GB data surfacing in

Different government and non-government organisations distributing food among the day-labourers and destitute. The snap was taken from the High Court area on Tuesday.

Different government and non-government organisations distributing food among the day-labourers and destitute. The snap was taken from the High Court area on Tuesday.

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Mild heat wave may continue

BSS, Dhaka :Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) on Tuesday predicted that the ongoing mild heat wave would continue and spread while weather would remain dry with temporary partly cloudy sky

17 more labs to be set up for corona sample test: Minister

BSS, Dhaka :Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Maleque said 17 more laboratories will also be set up across the country for the coronavirus sample test."We have taken a

Distribution of food among destitute will continue: Tajul

BSS, Dhaka :LGRD and Cooperatives Minister Md Tazul Islam said the government bodies are making different efforts to continue providing daily necessaries to poor and destitute people during the

AL, associate bodies work to prevent coronavirus

BSS, Dhaka :In view of the global outbreak of coronavirus, Bangladesh Awami League (AL), alongside the government, has taken various initiatives to contain the spread of the deadly virus

Mild heat wave may continue

BSS, Dhaka :Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) on Tuesday predicted that the ongoing mild heat wave would continue and spread while weather would remain dry with temporary partly cloudy sky

Fire fighters making frantic efforts to extinguish fire which engulfed make-shift houses built under Jatrabari Flyover in the city on Tuesday.

Fire fighters making frantic efforts to extinguish fire which engulfed make-shift houses built under Jatrabari Flyover in the city on Tuesday.

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BGB seizes 98,000 pieces contraband tablets

City Desk :Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) seized 98,000 pieces of smuggled tablets from frontier village Nandipur near Hili border of Hakimpur upazila in Dinajpur on Sunday afternoon."A special BGB

Councilor of 26 No Ward of DSCC Hashibur Rahman Manik distributing food among the destitute and day-labourers in the city's Azimpur area on Tuesday.

Councilor of 26 No Ward of DSCC Hashibur Rahman Manik distributing food among the destitute and day-labourers in the city's Azimpur area on Tuesday.

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