Manzur H Maswood

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    101 COVID-19 deaths for 2nd straight day in Bangladesh

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 04:57pm on April 17, 2021

    The country again recorded 101 deaths from COVID-19 for the second consecutive day on Saturday as experts fear that the coronavirus situation may worsen further...

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    Vaccine supply from Serum still uncertain

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:26am on April 17, 2021

    With no supply of vaccines from the Serum Institute of India in March, the Indian vaccine manufacturer still kept Bangladesh authorities in the dark about...

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    Daily deaths top 100 in Bangladesh

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 04:47pm on April 16, 2021

    For the first time, Bangladesh recorded over a hundred COVID-19 deaths on a single day on Friday, signaling a worsening of the outbreak. Directorate General...

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    COVID-19 death toll crosses 10,000 in Bangladesh

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 04:28pm on April 15, 2021

    The country’s COVID-19 death toll has crossed 10,000 as 190 more people died of coronavirus infections in the past two days. Directorate General of Health...

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    Deaths at home on rise again

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 01:24am on April 14, 2021

    The number of COVID-19 deaths at home has marked an increase for the last few days with the surge in coronavirus infections amid a shortage...

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    COVID-19 patients shuttle between Dhaka hospitals

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 12:30am on April 11, 2021

    It has become a matter of great luck for critical COVID-19 patients to get an ICU bed at a government hospital as the health system...

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    COVID-19 cases, deaths see records as restrictions largely ignored in Bangladesh

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 11:57pm on April 06, 2021

    COVID-19 cases and deaths continued to soar in Bangladesh amid a public reluctance to follow the anti-coronavirus restrictions, with lackadaisical government measures to implement the...

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    Lack of quality care mars Bangladesh health progress

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 11:32pm on April 01, 2021

    Over the five decades after the independence Bangladesh has made notable progress in a number of key health indicators, but the lack of mass people’s...

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    Uncertainty over Serum vaccine supply to Bangladesh grows

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 11:30pm on April 01, 2021

    Uncertainty over the COVID-19 vaccine supply to Bangladesh by Serum Institute of India has increased as the Indian manufacturer failed to supply the committed 50...

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    Daily cases surge to 6,469, deaths 59 in Bangladesh

    Manzur H Maswood | Updated at 04:54pm on April 01, 2021

    A record 6,469 new COVID-19 cases along with 59 deaths from the disease were logged in the country on Thursday as the coronavirus situation is...