Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader said no matter how big an enemy coronavirus is, we will defeat this enemy with our collective effort, reports Somoy TV.
He said this after paying homage to the seventh death anniversary of the late President Zillur Rahman at Banani Cemetery in the capital.
"It cannot be said for certain that we can be free from the risk of the virus," said Quader, adding, "There is nothing to fear about it."
In Bangladesh, 17 people have been detected with the virus so far and one died after being infected with the virus.
Worldwide, the virus has infected 2,46,403 people as of today. The death count is 10,056 and 88,599 have recovered from it.