Bangladesh Imposes 7-Day Total Lockdown From April 5, Emergency Services Allowed
Bangladesh government on Saturday announced a week-long countrywide lockdown from April 5 to curb the new wave of Covid-19 infections.
Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader has said the government is all set to announce a countrywide week-long lockdown.
Bangladesh reported a record 6,830 new cases in the past 24 hours till Friday at 8 am, with an alarming 23.28 per cent single-day infection rate. With the new cases, the tally has reached 6,24,594 in the country.