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DGHS warns of fine if mask not worn

News Desk : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2020-05-30 6:48:41 PM     ||     Updated: 2020-05-31 9:44:01 PM

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) has put emphasis on wearing mask again. It also warned of imposing fine if mask is not worn.

Prof Dr Nasima Sultana, additional director general of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), came up with the warning during online briefing on Saturday.

She said your protection depends on you. You must keep yourself under protection when you will go out for work. Wearing mask is compulsory. You may be fined if you are not found with face mask.

Wash your hands with soap for 20 seconds frequently. Maintain social distance at office, workplace wherever you go, she added.

28 more people died of coronavirus in the country in last 24 hours, raising the toll to 610. Besides, 1,764 new cases detected across the country, climbing the total number of infected people to 46,608.