All shops-markets to remain closed on March 17...

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All shops-markets to remain closed on March 17

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 09:38 PM, 14 March 2021  

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On the occasion of Bangabandhu’s birth centenary, Bangladesh Shop Owners’ Association has announced to close all markets and shops across the country on March 17. At the same time, it has been requested to illuminate the markets.

The organization disclosed its decision in a press release on Sunday. Earlier, the decision was taken at a meeting of the Shop Owners’ Association on Saturday.

Helal Uddin, president of the association, told the media that all the shops would be closed on that day. However, shops for daily necessities, raw materials and drug stores will remain open.