The daily health bulletin of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on the country’s coronavirus situation will temporally remain suspended from Wednesday (Aug 12).
DGHS Director General Prof Dr Abul Bashar Mohammad Khurshid Alam confirmed the matter to Somoy News on Monday night.
DGHS Additional Director General Prof Nasima Sultana said she also heard about the matter.
She, however, advised for waiting till today (Tuesday) in this regard.
The DGHS has been arranging the daily online health bulletin on the country’s coronavirus situation for the last four months.
Earlier, the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) started the briefing on the coronavirus situation in the first week of February last.
IEDCR Director Prof Meerjady Sabrina Flora used to hold the briefing at her office.
Later, the online health bulletin was initiated considering the health risk.