Sabah Mannan of DOT
 Zahid Malik informed that at least 17 new laboratories will be created across the country to accelerate the testing process for the coronavirus. He added that technicians are being trained along with those who collect samples for the Covid-19 tests, reports BDnews24.  Plan has been undertaken to build testing and treatment facilities for 28 hospitals across the country. Each district will also have 5 hotline numbers for people to seek help at.  “There is no shortage of kits, PPE and treatment facilities, and enough arrangements have been made to conduct as much test as required. People should have this information to get assured. Our country is now in a better situation and safer condition” the minister remarked, reports Dhaka Tribune.