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US expects monkeypox cases to continue climbing through August

US federal health officials warned the number of monkeypox cases in the country will continue to climb through at least August. As of Friday, a total of 1,814 confirmed monkeypox cases have been reported in the country, according to the latest data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Read More...

Covid: 5 deaths, 1007 new cases recorded in 24 hrs

The Bangladesh government reported 1,007 more Coronavirus cases and five deaths in the last 24 hours. With this, the total number of infections increased to 19,95,440 and the fatalities stood at 29,230. Read More...

Bangladesh logs 6 more Covid deaths & 1,324 new cases in 24hrs

Bangladesh reported 6 deaths and 1,324 new cases from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours till 8am Thursday. The positivity rate was recorded at 11.89% during the same period after testing 11,131 samples across the country. Read More...

51 dengue patients hospitalised in 24hrs

Fifty-one patient have been hospitalized with dengue in the last 24 hours till Wednesday. Among them, 39 patients were hospitalized in Dhaka while the remaining 12 patients in other districts. Read More...

Covid-19: 7 deaths 1,998 new cases in last 24 hours

Bangladesh recorded 12 deaths and 1,998 new cases in the last 24 hours till 8am Tuesday. The positivity rate was reported at 16.74% during the same period. Read More...

46 hospitalized with dengue.

Forty-six new dengue patients were hospitalised in 24 hours till Tuesday morning as cases are rising in Bangladesh. Among them, 43 patients were hospitalised in Dhaka while the remaining three patients in other districts, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). Read More...


46 hospitalized with dengue

Forty-six new dengue patients were hospitalised in 24 hours till Tuesday morning as cases are rising in Bangladesh. Among them, 43 patients were hospitalised in Dhaka while the remaining three patients in other districts, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). Read More...

Dengue: 31 cases reported in Dhaka in 24 hrs, 5 in other districts

Thirty-six new dengue patients were hospitalised in 24 hours till Monday morning as cases are rising in Bangladesh. Among them, 31 patients were hospitalised in Dhaka while the remaining 5 patients in other places, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). Read More...

Covid-19: 12 deaths reported in 24 hours

Bangladesh witnessed a sharp rise in the number of daily Covid deaths with 12 people reported to be dead in the last 24 hours till 8am Monday. Read More...

Monkeypox is not a global emergency for now, says WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has decided not to declare monkeypox a public health emergency of international concern. This may change in the future. However, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said he was "deeply concerned" about the evolving threat of monkeypox, which he said had reached more than 50 countries. Read More...

Cholera vaccination campaign begins in the country today

The campaign for administering oral vaccines will begin on Sunday to prevent the spread of diarrhoea and cholera diseases across the country. Administering of first dose of cholera vaccine will continue till July 2. Except for pregnant women, the oral vaccine will be administered to all people aged one year and above. Read More...

Nearly 1 in 5 adults who had Covid have lingering symptoms - US study

Nearly 1 in 5 American adults who reported having Covid-19 in the past are still having symptoms of long Covid, according to survey data collected in the first two weeks of June, US health officials said on Wednesday. Read More...

Health Minister urges everyone to take booster dose

Health Minister Dr. Zahid Maleque has urged all to get booster doses against the deadly coronavirus. He said that coronavirus case is increasing in Bangladesh as well as in neighboring countries. For this, everyone should take booster dose. Read More...

1 crore people to receive booster dose in vaccination week

Health Minister Zahid Maleque today said one crore people across the country will be given booster doses during the booster dose vaccination week. He said 85,000 workers from 16,650 centers across the country would take part in the program. So far, 12.87 crore people have been given the first dose, 11.77 crore people have been given the second dose and 1.5 crore people have been given the booster dose. Read More...

Booster Dose Week 4-10 June

Booster dose week will be observed across the country from June 4 to 10 to prevent the ongoing epidemic of coronavirus infection. Everyone from 18 years of age and older can take a booster dose at this time. Read More...

Monkeypox presents moderate risk to global public health, WHO says

The World Health Organization said on Sunday that monkey pox constitutes a "moderate risk" to overall public health at global level after cases were reported in countries where the disease is not typically found. Read More...