Regarding this matter, DMP Media and Public Relations Division’s DC Masudur Rahman told the DailyBangladesh that this is a rumor and false promotion. There is no such direction from the DMP. During the election, there is no problem living in the bachelor's home in their respective homes. He said that they can stay in the city fearlessly.
The rumor spreads that the Commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has issued such directives. It also said quoting Police (DMP) that on Thursday, several bachelors living in Badda, Khilkhet, Nikunj, Manipuri Para and Mirpur areas of the capital received instructions from the landlord to leave the residence.
On the other hand, rumors were also spread in some media as well as students of the different hostels also informed that, they have been instructed on behalf of the police to leave the residential building and mess-houses.