‘I’ve already announced that the government will ensure free vaccination for all. We’ll provide funds, no matter how much is needed, to collect the necessary vaccines to this end,’ she said.
Death toll hits 14,388, infections cross 9 lakh mark
The detail information in this regard would be disclosed at a media briefing at DMP Media Centre at about 12:30pm on Sunday, the message read.
The 67-year-old Supreme Court lawyer was admitted to Bangladesh Specialized Hospital in the capital on May 25 following a cardiac arrest.
The Directorate General of Health Services in its daily Covid situation report said that 4,334 new cases were detected after testing 19,262 samples during the 24 hours.
A mad rush of people was seen on the major water channels across the River Padma on Saturday after the announcement of a strict countrywide lockdown on Friday from Monday to contain the surge of Covid cases.
In a press release issued on Friday, the board asked the college principal and other concerned people to carry out the programme from June 29 to July 11 following health regulations.
The Bangladesh government on Friday announced a weeklong countrywide ‘strict lockdown’ from Monday to contain the ongoing surge in Covid infections.
Bangladesh entered into a deal with the Serum Institute of India to purchase 30 million doses of a potential vaccine being developed by AstraZeneca for Covid-19.
The police are also free to record cases after identifying the complainants through other methods, the court said.