Feb 7 2021: Health Minister Zahid Maleque receives the first dose of the coronavirus vaccine in Dhaka’s Sheikh Russel National Gastroliver Institute and Hospital. “It’s a happy day for us,” the minister said. A photo of Maleque being flanked by a crowd of onlookers as he took the shot later became a hot topic on social media. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi
The coronavirus pandemic has left an indelible mark on daily life in Bangladesh, leaving the economy, education and many other sectors in disarray. But 2021 was also littered with tales of happiness a ...
Toufique Imrose Khalidi
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