Letters

Health hazard of widespread use of antibiotics and bacterial resistance

Dear Editor: The major cause behind antibiotic resistance revolves around the smartness of the bacteria. It is widely believed that antibiotics inhibit the growth of susceptible bacteria. But bacteria can acquire resistance through mutation and thus defend themselves, if antibiotics are taken abundantly. For survival, bacteria are constantly finding resistance mechanisms to avoid the effects […]

Letters

Emergency exit staircases must be mandatory at RMG factories

Dear Editor: As we know, the ILO works in close collaboration and coordination with relevant national and international stakeholders and partners to enhance national enforcement of relevant fire and general building safety laws and regulations consistent with international labour, fire and building standards and good practices. The objectives of the ILO initiative of Fire Safety […]