Seven-day lockdown across country from Monday...

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Seven-day lockdown across country from Monday

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 11:59 AM, 3 April 2021   Updated: 04:33 PM, 3 April 2021

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Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today said the government is announcing a seven-day lockdown across the country from next Monday.

He made the remarks at a briefing at his official residence on Saturday morning.

“The Covid-19 situation is constantly deteriorating. Therefore, the government has announced a nationwide lockdown from next Monday (April 5),” the minister said.

The range of the lockdown likely to be extended after seven days if the Cvodi-19 outbreak does not subside, he added.

The Bridges Minister further said the Ministry of Public Administration would give details by this evening. “The industrial factories will continue to operate conditionally.”

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