7-day special lockdown announced in Naogaon...

Dhaka, Friday   25 June 2021

7-day special lockdown announced in Naogaon

 Naogaon Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:11 PM, 2 June 2021   Updated: 03:20 PM, 2 June 2021

Naogaon Deputy Commissioner (DC) Harun Aur Rashid was briefing local journalists; Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Naogaon Deputy Commissioner (DC) Harun Aur Rashid was briefing local journalists; Photo: Daily Bangladesh

The district administration has announced a seven-day special lockdown in Naogaon municipality and Niamatpur upazila following a rise in Covid-19 cases and deaths. This special lockdown will be effective from midnight on June 3.

Naogaon Deputy Commissioner (DC) Harun Aur Rashid announced the decision at a press conference at 2 pm on Wednesday.

He said there is no need to lock down the entire Naogaon district. However, all shops in the municipal area and Niamatpur will be closed for a week from June 3. 

Organizations providing emergency services and daily essentials will remain out of the purview of the lockdown, he said during a briefing.

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