Health Ministry

Don’t leave your workplaces: Health minister to expats

Amid the global scare over the new ‘Omicron’ variant of coronavirus, health minister Zahid Maleque on Wednesday urged the expatriates, especially those who are living in Africa, to avoid travel and ...

Don’t leave your workplaces: Health minister to expats, especially those living in Africa

Phones of all 240 arriving from South Africa are switched off: Health minister

The country is now better prepared with hospital treatment of Covid patients than before, claimed health minister Zahid Maleque

Health minister Zahid Maleque talks to media after a meeting on how to prevent Omicron, a new variant of novel coronavirus, from entering the country and contain its spread on 30 November 2021

Covid-19

Booster dose for above 60: Health minister

The government has decided to administer booster dose of Covid-19 vaccine to people above 60 years of age, said health minister Zahid Maleque

Booster dose for above 60: Health minister

How prepared are we to tackle the new Covid variant?

Bangladesh in recent times saw zero Covid deaths and the least number of infections after a long time. Amid this, the outbreak of the deadly virus’s new variant, Omicron, is worrying

How prepared are we to tackle the new Covid variant?

Dengue: 110 more hospitalised in 24 hrs

As many as 110 new dengue patients have been admitted to hospital in 24 hours until Sunday morning

Dengue infected patients are seen hospitalised at the Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College and Hospital in Dhaka

Covid-19

75m to be fully vaccinated by Jan: Health minister

Health minister Zahid Maleque on Saturday said the government will administer 60 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine by January next across the country

75m to be fully vaccinated by Jan: Health minister

Four health ministry employees suspended over missing files

Four employees of the health education and family welfare division under the health ministry have been suspended in connection with the missing of 17 files from the ministry

Health and family welfare ministry

Slum dwellers to be inoculated Covid-19 vaccines from Tuesday: Health minister

Health minister Zahid Maleque on Monday said the government will start inoculating Covid-19 vaccine to the city's slum dwellers from Tuesday

Slum dwellers to be inoculated Covid-19 vaccines from Tuesday: Health minister

120m vaccine doses to be administered by January: Health minister

Bangladesh will administer at least 120 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines by next January, said health minister Zahid Maleque on Sunday

120m vaccine doses to be administered by January: Health minister

Files missing from health ministry

Man detained in Rajshahi

Criminal Investigation Department (CID) members detained a man from Keshabpur in Rajshahi city on Monday night in connection with the missing of 17 files from the health ministry

Man detained in Rajshahi
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