Drug Administration okays Minister surgical mask

Staff Correspondent

2 July, 2020 12:00 AM printer

The Drug Administration has approved surgical mask produced by local firm Minister with a view to making it available in local market amid Covid-19 pandemic.

Minister has brought high-quality triple-layer surgical masks consists of melt-blown fabric which is almost 99 percent virus resistant, said a press release.

Major General Md Mahbubur Rahman, Director General of Drug Administration, Bangladesh, said, "Minister Surgical Mask is high quality mask which has triple-layer with melt-blown fabric."

MA Razzak Khan Raz, Chairman of Minister Hi-Tech Park and Director of FBCCI announced that the mask will be available in the market at an affordable price at TK 10.