The government has banned the celebration of Bengali New Year on April 14 by holding a public meeting as the corona infection situation is deteriorating. The government’s Ministry of Culture said this today.
It has been said that under no circumstances can a public meeting be held to celebrate the Bengali New Year. However, it has been instructed to avoid public gatherings and organize events on online or virtual platforms.
The deadly coronavirus infection in the country is constantly moving towards a terrible situation. The number of infections and deaths is increasing by leaps and bounds. Every day the record of the previous day is exceeding the highest number of infections and deaths in a single day in the history of the country. In the last 24 hours, 63 people have died due to new infections in the country. Corona was caught in the bodies of 6,072 people at that time.
The directive was given in a letter signed by the ministry’s deputy secretary ASM Hassan Al Amin on Wednesday.
The letter said that in the light of the decision taken by the inter-ministerial meeting, it is being informed about the program adopted for the celebration of Bengali New Year 1426. . Under no circumstances can a public meeting be held.
Last year, Chayanat’s New Year celebrations and Mars parade were canceled due to the Corona situation.
In the last 24 hours, 110 more people have been diagnosed with coronavirus in Sylhet. Their corona was identified in the lab of Sylhet Osmani Medical College and Shahjalal University of Science and Technology.
Osmani Medical College Hospital’s PCR lab sources said 35 coronavirus patients were identified in Osmani’s lab on Wednesday. Among them 34 are from Sylhet district and 1 from Moulvibazar district.
Meanwhile, Hamdul Haque, lab in-charge of the corona test at Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, said 36 samples were tested at Shabir Lab on Wednesday. The corona of 65 people has been identified.
Among the identified are 24 from Sylhet district, 10 from Sunamganj, 19 from Habiganj and 22 from Moulvibazar district.