Akhaura Land Port closed for two days
Published: 10:37 AM, 13 February 2021 Updated: 11:07 AM, 15 February 2021
Akhaura Land Port
Export-import through Akhaura Land Port will remain closed for two days from Saturday on the occasion of Akhaura municipality election in Brahmanbaria. The port activities will remain suspended until Monday.
Confirming the information, the general secretary of the Akhaura Land Port Importers and Exporters Association Md Shafiqul Islam said the election would be held in Akhaura municipality on Sunday. On the occasion, traders will not import or export any type of goods on Saturday and Sunday. Indian traders have already been informed about this.
Akhaura Immigration Checkpost in-charge Abdul Hamid said the import and export of goods between the two countries through the port will be closed on Saturday and Sunday. However, Bangladeshi and Indian passport holders are allowed to cross the border.