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    Ex-additional secretary dies of COVID-19

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:11pm on May 22, 2020

    A former additional secretary died of COVID-19 while undergoing treatment at the Dhaka Medical College Hospital on Friday. The former bureaucrat, Tawfiq Alam, was on...

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    Hydroxychloroquine has no positive effect in COVID-19 treatment: studies

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 02:16am on May 16, 2020

    Treating COVID-19 patients with the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine, HCQ, had no positive effect and caused other health complications, two new studies showed Friday. The anti-inflammatory...

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    Abul Khair Group gives oxygen free

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:29am on May 13, 2020

    Abul Khair Group has started delivering oxygen for free to the hospitals for coronavirus treatment. The donation programme was launched sending cylinders to Bangladesh Institute...

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    CPB demands better COVID-19 treatment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:24am on May 12, 2020

    Communist Party of Bangladesh on Monday held rallies in the district towns seeking steps to improve coronavirus treatment facilities. After the brief rallies, the district...

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    Holy Family to start COVID-19 treatment amid demo for arrears

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:21am on May 11, 2020

    Health minister Zahid Maleque on Sunday inaugurated COVID-19 treatment facilities at Holy Family Red Crescent Medical College Hospital in Dhaka amid a demonstration demanding due...

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    No treatment without ‘No COVID-19’ certificate

    Iqbal Mahmud | Updated at 12:07am on May 11, 2020

    Patients are still being refused treatment and compelled to move from one hospital to another causing huge suffering as doctors are reluctant to attend them....

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    Indian pharmacist dies after drinking botched coronavirus treatment

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 01:11am on May 10, 2020

    An Indian pharmacist died and his boss was left hospitalised after the pair drank a chemical concoction they had developed in an effort to treat...

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    Death for denial of treatment continues

    Iqbal Mahmud | Updated at 12:20am on May 09, 2020

    Critical patients continued to die after being denied treatment at different hospitals in the capital and elsewhere despite health minister’s warning against turning down such...

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    Where we are with COVID-19 treatment

    Muhammad Morshed | Updated at 12:04am on May 08, 2020

    WHEN treatment for COVID-19 will be available? When will we get vaccines? It has almost been five months. Why is it taking so much time?...

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    World Bank official complains to PM about mother’s death without treatment

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:45am on April 30, 2020

    A World Bank official on Wednesday wrote a letter to prime minister Sheikh Hasina alleging that his mother died after being denied treatment at a...