Arun Bikash Dey | The Daily Star
  • Arun Bikash Dey

  • Demolition of ‘leaning’ building starts in Ctg

    Demolition process of a five-storey tilted building in Chattogram city started in the afternoon yesterday.
  • Age group 31-40 the worst-affected

    Covid-19 infection rate in Chattogram is highest among people aged between 31 and 40 while the death rate is highest among those above 60, according to the civil surgeon’s office.
  • Field hospitals, isolation centres reopening in Ctg

    With the worsening situation of the Covid-19 pandemic, field hospitals and isolation centres in he port city are opening again, to handle the increasing numbers of patients.
  • Patients with chronic conditions in a fix

    In his 70s and with a chronic kidney disease, port city resident Rupak Paul has a lot to worry about as it is. But for this week, his worries multiplied after the government declared the countrywide lockdown. Rupak has an appointment with a nephrologist today, but as of yesterday, he wasn’t sure if it’s going to take place.
  • Commuters bear the brunt of it

    On the first day of the countrywide seven-day lockdown, port city commuters suffered immensely due to acute shortage of public transport.