Health Desk- 02 Nov, 2020: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday said the time has come to reintroduce coronavirus tests for every inbound passenger at all ports in the country as the globe again facing a massive outbreak.
‘The time has come again. From now on, there should be tests for incoming people from abroad, put in quarantine and steps have to be taken like the previous time in all ports, including airports,’ she said.
The prime minister said this while addressing the ‘Bangabandhu National Youth Day 2020’ virtually. The function was arranged at Osmani Memorial Auditorium while she attended it from her official residence the Gono Bhaban.
Sheikh Hasina said that anyone coming from abroad has to go through this check for ensuring the safety of the people. She also asked the authorities concerned to take steps.