Coronavirus: Biman cancels all flights till May 15

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Dhaka, April 29: The Biman Bangladesh Airlines has cancelled all of its international and domestic flights till May 15 to restrict the spread of coronavirus (COVID 19) in the country.The Biman Bangladesh confirmed the matter in a press release issued on Wednesday.

On March 21, Bangladesh cancelled all international passenger flights until March 31 with 11 countries and extended until May 7 in multiple phases.

Bangladesh has so far confirmed 6,462 coronavirus cases and 155 deaths.

COVID-19 is affecting 210 countries and territories around the world and two international conveyances.

The World Health Organization on March 11 declared the coronavirus crisis a pandemic.