Headline
** Keep them free on bail to recover the money defrauded ** Cuba begins vaccinating children against Covid ** A group of merchants and customers stage protest at the Shahbagh intersection in the capital on Friday demanding release of the Evaly's Chairman Shamima Nasrin and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Mohammad Rassel. ** Evaly couple on 3-day remand ** PM off to USA to join 76th UNGA ** Ban on soybean meal export sought ** Hasina greets Modi on his birthday ** Will Evaly customers get their money back? ** Inconsistence surfaces between FIRs and probe reports ** Covid caseload may fall further if health protocol is maintained ** Classes twice a week for 8th, 9th graders ** 45 suspected militants arrested in Dinajpur ** Delegates must show proof of vaccination to enter UNGA ** 163 new dengue patients admitted to hospitals ** UN humanitarian aid call for hungry Afghans should be responded to generously ** Red Water Lilies have blossomed in a pond inside the Suhrawardy Udyan in the capital. This photo was taken yesterday. ** Evaly Chairman, CEO arrested ** Tree felling at DU triggers protests ** Vaccine equity, Rohingya crisis on top of Dhaka’s UNGA agenda ** Why police probe cases against own members ** Editors Council concerned at journalists’ bank Ac probe ** CNG stations to remain closed from 6pm to 10pm ** World likely to miss climate targets: UN ** Titas moves to overhaul ageing accident-prone pipelines ** HC seeks probe report over leaked phone conversation of Viqarunnisa Principal **

Country reports 1,457 new virus cases, 36 deaths

21 May 2021 bdnews24.com


Country has registered 1,457 new cases of coronavirus infection in a day, taking the tally to 785,194.
The death toll from COVID-19 rose by 36 in a 24-hour count to 12,284, according to the latest government data released on Thursday.
Another 1,378 people recovered from the illness through treatment at home and in hospital care, bringing the tally of recoveries to 727,510.
As many as 19,437 samples were tested across the country in the last 24 hours, yielding a positivity rate of 7.5 percent.
The latest official figures put the recovery rate at 92.65 percent, while the mortality rate stands at 1.56 percent.
Globally, over 164.92 million people have been infected by the novel coronavirus and 3.41 million have died, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University.
Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were identified in China in December 2019.

Add Rate