According to met office cold wave may prevail in the up coming days in Bangladesh.
About 37 percent of ICDDRB patients are children. They are facing the difficult time along with diarrhoea.
Children are mostly affected in cold weather. Parents are advised to take care and should use warm cloths and water for usual works. Pneumonia like diseases may increase as feared by experts. Common cold like diseases also increased.
Winter in Bangladesh is also pleasant for various Pithas specially made from date-juice.
Different types of decorations are made in these Pithas reflecting the characteristic cultural image of Bangladesh.