Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will address the nation this evening.
Bangladesh Television and Bangladesh Betar will broadcast the address, said sources at the Prime Minister’s Office.
Hasina is going to address the nation at a time when the number of coronavirus cases in the country is rising every day.
Sources said the PM is likely to give some instructions on how to tackle Covid-19.
Yesterday, another coronavirus patient, aged about 70, died in Bangladesh while six more new cases were confirmed by the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR).
With this, the number of deaths from Covid-19 stands at four and the number of infected at 39 in the country.
Dr Meerjady Sabrina Flora, director of IEDCR, said this to media through videoconferencing.