WHO says food safe from COVID-19
The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday urged people not to fear catching the novel coronavirus from food, after Chinese testers found traces on food and food packaging.
Bangladesh reports 2,766 new cases, 34 deaths
Bangladesh on Friday reported death of 34 more people with COVID-19 infection in last 24 hours.
Meherpur MP, nine of his family members infected with COVID-19
Mohammad Shahiduzzaman Khokon, the MP from Meherpur-2 constituency, and nine members of his family have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, reports news agency UNB.
Tackling coronavirus outbreak
Has the government given up?
The health directorate's daily bulletin for updates on COVID-19 cases and deaths would no longer be aired from Wednesday. Instead, information will be provided through press releases
India now past 2.4m coronavirus cases
India’s COVID-19 tally crossed the 2.4 million mark on Friday with 64,553 new cases in 24 hours, while the toll climbed to 48,040 with 1,007 more fatalities, said the Health Ministry