Staff Correspondent: Turning down a media report on lawmakers’ staying away from ongoing relief distribution, Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud today said most of the lawmakers have stood beside the vulnerable people in their respective constituencies across the country from the very beginning of the Coronavirus pandemic.
Staff Correspondent: The holy Eid-ul-Fitr, one of the
greatest religious festivals of Muslims, will be celebrated on Monday
as moon of the Shawwal month of 1441 Hijri was not sighted in the sky
of the country today.
“The holy Eid-ul-Fitr will be observed on Monday ,Insha’Allah, as
Staff Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will address the
nation tomorrow evening on the eve of the Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest religious
festival of the Muslims.
“The prime minister will deliver her speech at 7:30 pm tomorrow,” PM’s
Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim.
Her speech will be
Staff Correspondent: Bangladesh today reported 1,873 fresh positive cases from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), a single-day record, raising the tally of infections to 32,078.
“The fatalities from the pandemic also surged to 452 as 20 more COVID-19 patients died in the last 24 hours,” DGHS
Staff Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today called Chief Minister of Indian state of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee and enquired about the damages caused by the super cyclone Amphan.
“The premier phoned the West Bengal chief minister at about 11:10 am and enquired about the
Staff Correspondent: The tally of infections from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Bangladesh today exceeded 30,000 as 1,694 fresh cases were detected over a 24-hour period.
The fatalities from the pandemic have climbed to 432 after 24 new deaths, the highest in a single day,
Staff Correspondent: Awami League (AL) General Secretary and Road
Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today said the post-Amphan
rehabilitation activities have been started under the supervision of Prime
Minister Sheikh Hasina.
“We are now facing two challenges… Prevention and treatment of the novel
coronavirus and assistance and rehabilitation
Staff Correspondent: Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud today
said the bold leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina contributed to
minimising the loss and damage caused by cyclone Amphan.
“It was possible to minimise the loss and damage in cyclone Amphan due to
the bold leadership of Prime