Medical &Health

Bangladesh sets example in dealing with coronavirus: Nuruzzaman

Social Welfare Minister Nuruzzaman Ahmed today

said that Bangladesh has set a successful example in the world in combating

coronavirus, keeping the wheels of development vibrant.

“The global pandemic coronavirus could not stop the development activities

in the country. The progress of the country is moving forward under the

dynamic leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina,” he said.

The minister made the remarks while addressing a discussion marking the

65th founding anniversary of Bangladesh Diabetic Somiti (BADAS) and Diabetic

Awareness Day as the chief guest at BIRDEM General Hospital in the city.

BADAS President AK Azad Khan presided over the discussion while its

Secretary General Md Sayef Uddin was present.

Noting that the country’s health sector has witnessed a revolutionary

development under the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Nuruzzaman

said the health services have already been reached at doorstep of the people.

“Our health sector is successfully dealing with the coronavirus when the

whole world is facing difficulties in combating the virus,” he added.

The minister urged the officials of the BADAS to expand activities of the

diabetic association to every upazila across the country.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)