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Bangladesh reports 2 Covid deaths, 572 new cases

Bangladesh reported two more Covid-linked deaths with 572 fresh cases in 24 hours till Sunday morning. With the new numbers, country’s total fatalities rose to 29,353 while the total caseload to 2,021,690, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). The daily case test positivity rate declined to 12.96 per cent from Saturday’s 13.12 per cent as 4,413 samples ...

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Bangladesh reports 4 Covid deaths, 350 cases

Bangladesh reported four more Covid-linked deaths with 350 fresh cases in 24 hours till Saturday morning. With the new numbers, country’s total fatalities rose to 29,351 while the total caseload to 2,021,118, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). The daily case test positivity rate declined to 13.12 per cent from Friday’s 15.38 per as 2,668 samples were ...

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Bangladesh reports one Covid death, positivity rate rises to 15.38%

Bangladesh reported another death from Covid-19 with 620 more cases in 24 hours till Friday morning. With the new numbers, country’s total fatalities rose to 29,347 while the total caseload to 2,020,768, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). The daily case test positivity rate rises to 15.38 per cent from Thursday’s 14.13 per cent as 4,031 samples ...

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Japan to lift Covid restrictions on foreign tourist arrivals

Japan on Thursday announced that it will lift tough Covid restrictions on foreign tourists, reopening the borders after two and a half years. “Finally, Japan will reopen the border,” Digital Minister Taro Kono wrote on Twitter. “Visa waiver is back, no daily limit and free individual visits.” He made the announcement ahead of a speech at the New York Stock ...

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Bangladesh reports one Covid death, 678 positive cases

Bangladesh on Thursday reported one Covid-19 death while it recorded 678 coronavirus positive cases during the same period. “Bangladesh reported 14.13 percent Covid-19 positive cases as 4,798 samples were tested during the last 24 hours,” a daily statement of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said. During the past 24 hours, the combined figure of coronavirus infection in Dhaka ...

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Babies in the womb react differently to flavours: researchers

Babies in the womb are big fans of carrots but not so much leafy green vegetables — and show it in their faces, scientists said in a new study published Thursday. Researchers at Durham University in northeast England said the findings were the first direct evidence that babies react differently to various smells and tastes before they are born. A ...

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Covid positivity rate rises to 14.73% in Bangladesh

Bangladesh reported 641 more Covid cases in 24 hours till Wednesday morning. With no new deaths reported country’s total fatalities remained unchanged at 29,345 while with the new caseload rose to 2,019,470, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). The daily case test positivity rate rose to 14.73 per cent from Tuesday’s 12.73 per cent as 4,351 samples ...

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Bangladesh: Covid-19 infection rising alarmingly, 5 die in a day

Five persons died from Covid-19 with 614 more cases in 24 hours till Tuesday morning. With the new numbers, country’s total fatalities rose to 29,345, while the total caseload to 2,018,829. It was stated in a press release signed by Professor Dr Ahmedul Kabir, Additional Director General (Admn) of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on Tuesday (Sept 20) ...

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Bangladesh reports another Covid death, 601 cases

Bangladesh reported another death from Covid-19 with 601 more cases in 24 hours till Monday morning. With the new numbers, country’s total fatalities rose to 29,340 while with the new infections, the total caseload rose to 2,018,215, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). The daily case test positivity rate declined to 11.60 per cent from Sunday’s 12.72 ...

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Upward trend in Covid: Mask wearing recommended

The National Technical Advisory Committee (NTAC) on COVID-19 has placed five recommendations to contain COVID-19 in Bangladesh. The committee issued the recommendations following its 59th meeting held on Saturday. The committee recommended the government to take initiatives to reduce the cost of COVID-19 tests at the private level, according to a press release, reports UNB. It also urged people to ...

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