Bangladesh to strengthen Covid screening at ports as cases rise in parts of world

Bangladesh to strengthen Covid screening at ports as cases rise in parts of world

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Health officials have issued an alert to land, sea and airports, ordering them to strengthen screening of arriving passengers for COVID-19 with a new omicron sub-variant found in China and India Is.

The sub-variant, BF.7, is causing a surge in infections, the Directorate General of Health Services said on Sunday, raising fears of a surge in cases in Bangladesh if the sub-variant spreads to neighboring countries.

The DGHS ordered health officials at ports to conduct antigen tests on passengers suspected of being infected.

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