Day: June 1, 2020

DU teacher dies of Covid-19

The disease associated with the novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, claimed the life of a Dhaka University (DU) professor on Sunday evening.   Dr Shakil Uddin Ahmed was Professor of Soil,…
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DGHS seeks to get tough in new approach

Urging the citizens to follow recommended healthcare guidelines, the Directorate General of Health Services on Sunday warned legal action will be taken against anyone found ignoring its directives.   “All…
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Two children drown in Netrakona

Two children drowned in separate incidents in Purbadhola upazila on Sunday.   Drowning is known as ‘the silent killer’ of children in Bangladesh, claiming more than 18,000 young lives annually…
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