The government has announced a lockdown in seven districts of Bangladesh due to the increase in coronavirus infection. All public and private offices will be closed in the lockdown.
This information was given by Cabinet Secretary Khandaker Anwarul Islam at an emergency briefing of the Cabinet Division on Monday (June 21) afternoon.
He said the decision would be effective in Manikganj, Munshiganj, Narayanganj, Gazipur, Rajbari, Madaripur, and Gopalganj districts from 8 am on June 22 to 12 pm on June 30. All public and private offices will be closed during the lockdown.
Asked what would be closed in these seven districts during the ban, the cabinet secretary said, “Everything will be closed.” People will not be able to travel. Nothing will work without freight trucks and ambulances. ‘