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    Govt to fix treatment fees, charges at pvt hospitals: Minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 07:47pm on November 18, 2020

    The government will take steps to fix the costs of medical treatment, including test and treatment fees, at private hospitals, clinics and diagnostic centres, said...

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    Decision of sending Wahida abroad to be taken later: Minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:58pm on September 06, 2020

    Health minister Zahid Maleque on Sunday said that there was no need to send Ghoraghat UNO Wahida Khanam abroad for better treatment at this moment...

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    Health rights activists demand health minister’s resignation

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:15pm on September 02, 2020

    Health rights activists on Wednesday demanded resignation of health minister Zahid Maleque for his failure to fight against COVID-19. Addressing a co-memorisation programme for all...

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    Govt to reduce COVID-19 test fees

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:31pm on August 19, 2020

    The government has decided to reduce COVID-19 test fees because many people, especially who are in financial crisis, are reportedly avoiding the test after fees...

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    Railway Hospital no more dedicated COVID-19 hospital

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:23pm on August 17, 2020

    Railway General Hospital has been withdrawn from the list of dedicated COVID-19 hospitals, officials said Monday. There had been no COVID-19 patient in the 30-bed...

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    COVID-19 infection rate decreasing: health minister

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:18am on August 16, 2020

    Health and family welfare minister Zahid Maleque on Saturday said infection rate of coronavirus was gradually decreasing as the government led by prime minister Sheikh...

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    Health ministry seeks to halt hospital raids

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:08pm on August 06, 2020

    The health ministry has asked the home ministry to keep the law enforcement agencies from raiding government and private hospitals and asked health officials not...

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    LDA plans tough movement against health ministry

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:12pm on July 27, 2020

    Left Democratic Alliance announced on Monday that it would wage a tough movement against the health ministry for its failure to face the COVID-19 crisis...

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    DGHS, health ministry not at loggerheads: health minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:49am on July 15, 2020

    Health minister Zahid Maleque on Tuesday said that the ministry and the Directorate General of Health Services did not have any problem with each other...

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    Health minister defends ‘abnormal food cost’ for DMCH doctors, nurses

    Ahammad Foyez | Updated at 12:27am on July 01, 2020

    Health minister Zahid Maleque defended the ‘abnormal’ expenditure of Tk 20 crore for food and accommodation of Dhaka Medical College Hospital doctors and staff on Tuesday,...