- Jan 23, 2021
Bangladeshi Archbishop Bejoy D’Cruze says taking over the Archdiocese of Dhaka will be “challenging.”
Last week three bishops from Bolivia, Brazil and Bangladesh were among the latest casualties of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
A leading Bangladeshi archbishop died just weeks after apparently recovering from COVID-19, the illness caused by the new coronavirus.
Flimsy shelters and inadequate space in Bangladeshi refugee camps amid the COVID-19 pandemic have compounded the sufferings of the already beleaguered Rohingya community, a representative of Caritas said.
Archbishop Moses Costa of Chittagong has tested positive for COVID-19 and is in critical condition in a private hospital in Dhaka
The COVID-19 pandemic might have hit South Asia a little late, but the damage has already been done.