PV Desk :  Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader today said there is no alternative to unity in tackling the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

“There is no alternative to unity in tackling this disaster created due to coronavirus outbreak. We must continue the ongoing preventive efforts under the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, aiming to tackle this (COVID- 19) disaster in unison,” he said in a video message issued from his official residence in the capital.

“With the united efforts of all, the dark cloud of coronavirus will fade away soon (from the sky)…Insha-Allah,” he added.

Expressing gratitude to those who have been fighting coronavirus from the frontlines, Quader, also road transport and bridges minister, said the government has given priority to the health safety of the coronavirus fighters.

Noting that the government has already overcame its limitation in dealing with COVID-19 crisis, he said its coronavirus testing capacity has increased, while 29 private hospitals have started testing the samples of COVID-19 patients.