PM asks govt staff to wear masks, collect samples from each UZ
Published : Thursday, 2 April, 2020 at 1:39 PM Count : 517
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has asked the government officials and employees to wear masks when they discharge their duties to avoid the risks of coronavirus infection.
A press release, issued by PM's Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim, said this on Thursday.
The number of novel coronavirus cases rose to 56 till today in the country.
Meanwhile, the PM gave directives to collect at least 1,000 samples, two each from every upazila, by today for coronavirus test.
Dr Md Habibur Rahman, director(management information system) of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), informed this during an online media briefing at the IEDCR on Thursday.