Op-ed: Why Bangladesh Should Be Concerned About the Emerging COVID Variants

Op-ed: Why Bangladesh Should Be Concerned About the Emerging COVID Variants

Since January 2021, Bangladesh has confirmed the presence of five COVID-19 variant strains — Alpha (B.1.1.7) (aka the “UK variant”), Beta (B.1.351) (aka the “South Africa variant”), (B.1525), Gamma (P.1) (aka the “Nigeria variant”), and Delta (B.1.617.2) (aka the “India variant”). These variants raise concern because of their high transmissibility and infection potential. Public Health…

Get tested for COVID-19 & Travel with peace of mind

Get tested for COVID-19 & Travel with peace of mind

After receiving government approval, Praava has tested over 50,000 individuals for COVID-19 before their travels abroad. Get tested and travel stress-free with quick results delivered directly to your mobile phone.  Things you need to know to get tested: This service is only available at our family health center in Banani. Samples must be collected no…