Wednesday, 28 Oct, 2020

Health

Coronavirus: 45 die, 2,436 infected in 24-hr in Bangladesh

Bangladesh on Thursday confirmed 45 more deaths from coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 4,127.  According to the Health authorities, 2,436 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of

Coronavirus: 54 die, 2,519 infected in 24-hr in Bangladesh

Bangladesh on Wednesday confirmed 54 more deaths from coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 4,082.  According to the Health authorities, 2,519 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of

China approves human trial of new Covid-19 vaccine produced from insect cells

China has approved human trials for a new COVID-19 vaccine candidate, which was produced by the use of insect cells. The recombinant protein vaccine was issued with a clinical research permit from the National Medical Products Administration, said the vaccine developer the West China

Coronavirus: 45 die, 2,545 infected in 24-hr in Bangladesh

Bangladesh on Tuesday confirmed 45 more deaths from coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 4,028.  According to the Health authorities, 2,545 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of

Govt to allow antigen testing for Covid-19

The government has decided to give permission for antigen testing at public hospitals and laboratories in the country to detect coronavirus infection.  However, antibody testing will not be permitted, said Health Minister Zahid Malik after receiving coronavirus protective

Coronavirus: 42 die, 2,485 infected in 24-hr in Bangladesh

Bangladesh on Monday confirmed 42 more deaths from coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 3,983.  According to the Health authorities, 2,485 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of

Coronavirus: 34 die, 1,973 infected in 24-hr in Bangladesh

Bangladesh on Sunday confirmed 34 more deaths from coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 3,941.  According to the Health authorities, 1,973 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of

Coronavirus: 46 die, 2,265 infected in 24-hr in Bangladesh

Bangladesh on Saturday confirmed 46 more deaths from coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 3,907.  According to the Health authorities, 2,265 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of

Coronavirus pandemic could be over within two years

The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) says he hopes the coronavirus pandemic will be over in under two years. Speaking in Geneva on Friday, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the Spanish flu of 1918 took two years to overcome. But he added that current advances in technology

Coronavirus: 39 die, 2,401 infected in 24-hr in Bangladesh

Bangladesh on Friday confirmed 39 more deaths from coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 3,861.  According to the Health authorities, 2,401 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of

Coronavirus: 41 die, 2,868 infected in 24-hr in Bangladesh

Bangladesh on Thursday confirmed 41 more deaths from coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 3,822.  According to the Health authorities, 2,868 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of

Dr Tahmina Shirin made director of IEDCR

Professor Dr Tahmina Shirin has been appointed as the director of the Institute of Epidemiology Disease Control and Research (IEDCR).  She previously worked as the chief scientific officer (CSO) of the Virology Department of IEDCR.  Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

Coronavirus: 41 die, 2,747 infected in 24-hr in Bangladesh

Bangladesh on Wednesday confirmed 41 more deaths from coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 3,781.  According to the Health authorities, 2,747 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of

Govt reduces Covid-19 test fees

The government has reduced the fee for testing Covid-19 at hospital by 50 percent.  The decision was made after a meeting of the health ministry in Secretariat on Wednesday morning. After the meeting, Health Minister Zahid Malik in a press briefing said patients will have to

Coronavirus: 46 die, 3,200 infected in 24-hr in Bangladesh

Bangladesh on Tuesday confirmed 46 more deaths from coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 3,740.  According to the Health authorities, 3,200 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of

China confirms its first COVID-19 vaccine patent

China, ground zero of the novel coronavirus outbreak, confirmed its first COVID-19 vaccine patent Sunday, according to state-affiliated media. "#China has approved its first #COVID19 #vaccine patent, which has been developed by PLA infectious disease expert Chen Wei's team.

Coronavirus: 37 die, 2,595 infected in 24-hr in Bangladesh

Bangladesh on Monday confirmed 37 more deaths from coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 3,694.   According to the Health authorities, 2,595 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of

Coronavirus: 32 die, 2,024 infected in 24-hr in Bangladesh

Bangladesh on Sunday confirmed 34 more deaths from coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 3,657.   According to the Health authorities, 2,024 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of

Coronavirus: 34 die, 2,644 infected in 24-hr in Bangladesh

Bangladesh on Saturday confirmed 34 more deaths from coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 3,625.   According to the Health authorities, 2,644 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of

Coronavirus: 34 die, 2,766 infected in 24-hr in Bangladesh

Bangladesh on Friday confirmed 34 more deaths from coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 3,591. According to the Health authorities, 2,766 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of coronavirus