Omicron Variant

Enough vaccines in stock for booster dose: Health Minister

Terming the rise in Omicron infections “alarming”, Health Minister Zahid Maleque today said if this upward trend continues, there will be no space left in the hospitals for patients.

January 24, 2022
January 24, 2022

Omicron raging at community level: DGHS

Community transmission of the quick-spreading Omicron variant of the coronavirus is now occurring in Bangladesh, said health officials yesterday -- in an acknowledgement that forebodes an...

January 17, 2022
January 17, 2022

Enough vaccines in stock for booster dose: Health Minister

Terming the rise in Omicron infections “alarming”, Health Minister Zahid Maleque today said if this upward trend continues, there will be no space left in the hospitals for patients.

January 17, 2022
January 17, 2022

Covid booster dose for 50 and above: PM directs Cabinet

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has directed to lower the minimum age to 50 for Covid-19 vaccine booster dose.

January 13, 2022
January 13, 2022

Mobile court fines Dhaka commuters not wearing masks

A mobile court in Shahbagh conducted drives from 12pm today and fined those violating the restrictions imposed by the government to curb the spread of Omicron variant.

January 3, 2022
January 3, 2022

Omicron variant: Infecting more women than men

The Omicron variant is infecting women more than men, said health officials yesterday.