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45 areas in Dhaka marked as red zone

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 08:29 PM, 14 June 2020   Updated: 11:56 PM, 14 June 2020

45 areas in Dhaka marked as red zone

45 areas in Dhaka marked as red zone

The government has finalized the list of 'red zones' across the country as per the recommendation of the Central Technical Committee to monitor the coronavirus situation. As part of this, 45 areas of two Dhaka City Corporation have been marked as red zones.

These areas were identified at a meeting of the National Technical Advisory Committee on Coronavirus Prevention on Saturday.

Of the 45 red zones 17 areas are under Dhaka North City Corporations ( DNCC) while 28 are under Dhaka South City Corporation ( DSCC).

The 17 areas of DNCC are: Gulshan, Badda, Cantonment, Mohakhali, Tejgaon, Rampura, Aftabnagar, Mohammadpur, Kallayanpur, Mogbazar, Airport, Banasree, Rajabazar, Uttara and Mirpur.

The 28 areas of DSCC are: Jatrabari, Demra, Mugda, Gendaria, Dhanmondi, Jigatola, Lalbagh, Azimpur, Basabo, Shantinagar, Paltan, Kolabagan, Ramna, Sutrapur, Malibag, Kotowali, Tikatuli, Mitford, Shahjahanpur, Motijheel, Wari, Khilgaon, Paribagh, Kadamtali, Siddheswari, Lakshmi Bazar, Elephant Road and Segunbagicha. 

Apart from Dhaka, 10 areas of Chattogram, four areas of Narayanganj and all five upazilas under the Gazipur district marked as red zones.

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