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Ban on motorcycles movement from tonight  

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 03:45 PM, 26 February 2019  



The Election has imposed a ban on movement of motorcycles in the areas under Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) from Tuesday night for DNCC by-polls, scheduled to be held on February 28. 

The restrictions will come into effect from Tuesday midnight (12:00 am) to Friday midnight (12:00 am), said a letter signed by EC Deputy Secretary Atiur Rahman.

Along with DNCC, the restriction will also put into effect at Amtoli Municipality of Barguna district and Kaliganj Municipality of Jhenaidha district where by-polls to mayoral posts of the two municipalities will also be held at the same time, said the letter.

The by-polls to DNCC and the two municipalities will be held on February 28, beginning at 8:00 am which will continue to 4:00 pm without any break.

Apart from this, the authorities concerned also banned the plying of all motor vehicles in the areas from February 27 midnight to February 28 midnight. 

The ban will be applicable on motor-run three-wheelers, auto-rickshaws, bike, taxi cab, microbus, jeep, pickup, car, bus, truck, tempo, and easy bike and locally made different types of vehicles driven by motor.