Ban on public transport extended till April 11...

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Ban on public transport extended till April 11

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 02:56 PM, 4 April 2020   Updated: 03:18 PM, 4 April 2020

Mohakhali bus terminal

Mohakhali bus terminal

The government has extended the ongoing suspension on the operation of public transports till April 11 aiming to prevent coronavirus infection. However, emergency services, fuel, medicine, vehicles carrying perishable goods and relief materials will remain out of the purview of the restriction.

It was informed in a press release signed by Abu Naser, deputy chief information officer of the road transport and bridges ministry, on Saturday.

The press release also said, no passenger can be transported in freight vehicles during the suspension time.

Earlier, the government had suspended bus, train and launch services until April 4.