Bank interest worth Tk 2,000cr to be waived to benefit 1.38cr borrowers: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has announced a new stimulus package to waive Tk 2,000 crore bank interest -- for people affected badly by the nationwide shutdown enforced to contain the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus Figures
All figures tallied daily at 6pm.
Source: Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center
Countries affected
188
Worst hit nation:
USA (1,770,384 cases)
Confirmed cases
47,151
6,075,786
Recovered cases
9,781
2,571,797
Deaths
650
369,433
All figures tallied daily at 6pm.
Source: Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center