Bangladesh publicizes 14-day nationwide lockdown from Friday

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Kolkata: The Bangladesh authorities on Thursday (July 22) introduced a 14-day nationwide lockdown which can come into impact from Friday in view of the growing variety of COVID-19 circumstances.

The lockdown will proceed until August 5.

The federal government ordered strict measures to be followed during the 14-day period. All places of work, industries and garment factories, and so on. will stay closed.

In line with the federal government order, the police, Border Guard Bangladesh (BGD) and the Military will maintain a strict vigil on the roads to make sure strict compliance of the lockdown.

The nation reported 7,614 new COVID-19 circumstances and 173 extra deaths on Wednesday, making the tally at 11,36,503 and loss of life toll at 18,498, the Directorate Basic of Well being Companies (DGHS) stated.

The overall variety of recovered sufferers within the nation stood at 961,044 together with 9,704 new recoveries on Wednesday.

In line with the official knowledge, the COVID-19 fatality price in Bangladesh is now 1.63 per cent and the present restoration price 84.56 per cent.

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