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Bangladesh reports four Covid deaths

Bangladesh on Thursday reported four Covid-19 deaths while it recorded 618 coronavirus positive cases during the period. “Among the Covid-19 fatalities, one death was recorded in Dhaka division, while three deaths were recorded in Mymensingh division,” a daily statement of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said. Bangladesh reported 6.62 percent Covid-19 positive cases as 9,338 samples were tested in ...

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Study: Long-lasting loss of smell, taste in 5% of COVID-19 cases

Around 5 per cent of people who have had COVID-19 develop long-lasting problems with their sense of smell or taste, a large study said Thursday (Jul 28), potentially contributing to the burden of “long COVID”. A lost sense of smell has been a hallmark of contracting coronavirus since the early days of the pandemic, but it has not been clear ...

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Bangladesh reports 5 Covid-19 deaths, 626 positive cases

Bangladesh reported five Covid-19 deaths on wednesday while it recorded 626 coronavirus positive cases in last 24 hours. “Among the Covid-19 deaths, four deaths occurred in Dhaka division and one death occurred in Mymensingh division,” a daily statement of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said. Bangladesh reported 6.83 percent Covid-19 positive cases as 9,162 samples were tested in the ...

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Bangladesh sees four Covid deaths, 621 new cases

Bangladesh recorded four more Covid-19-linked deaths with 621 new cases in 24 hours till Tuesday morning. With the latest figures, the country’s total fatalities reached 29,275 while the caseload 2,002,944, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). The daily case positivity rate dropped to 6.14 per cent from Monday’s 7.84 per cent as 10,053 samples were tested. The ...

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No first, 2nd COVID vaccine doses after Nov

The first and second doses of COVID-19 vaccines will no be available after November as there is no possibility of purchasing more vaccines, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). But the booster dose campaign would continue across the country. Dr Shamsul Haque, member secretary of the National Covid-19 Vaccine Management Task force, disclosed this on Tuesday. “From ...

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Bangladesh reports 5 Covid deaths, 548 new cases

Bangladesh on Monday reported five Covid-19 deaths while it recorded 548 coronavirus positive cases during the period. Bangladesh reported 7.84 percent Covid-19 positive cases as 6,987 samples were tested in the last 24 hours, a daily statement of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said. During the past 24 hours, the combined figure of coronavirus infection in Dhaka district and ...

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Bangladesh reports 4 more daily deaths of Covid, 430 new cases

Bangladesh registered four deaths and 430 cases from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours till 8:00am on Sunday. The positivity rate was recorded at 7.04 per cent during the same period after testing 6,105 samples across the country. The positivity rate in the previous day increased to 10.10 per cent. So far, 20,01,775 people have tested positive for the virus ...

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WHO declares highest alert over monkeypox

The monkeypox outbreak has been declared a global health emergency by the World Health Organization. The classification is the highest alert that the WHO can issue and follows a worldwide upsurge in cases. It came at the end of the second meeting of the WHO’s emergency committee on the virus. More than 16,000 cases have now been reported from 75 ...

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Bangladesh reports 4 Covid-19 deaths

Bangladesh on Saturday reported four Covid-19 deaths while it recorded 446 coronavirus positive cases during the period. Bangladesh reported 10.10 percent Covid-19 positive cases as 4,415 samples were tested in the last 24 hours, a daily statement of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said. During the past 24 hours, the combined figure of coronavirus infection in Dhaka district and ...

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Bangladesh reports two more Covid deaths

Bangladesh registered two more Covid-linked deaths with 620 cases in 24 hours till Friday morning. With the latest figures, the country’s total fatalities reached 29,258 while the caseload 2,000,899, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). The latest fatalities – both men – were from Barishal and Sylhet divisions. The daily case positivity rate decreased to 8.36 per ...

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