Carrying motorcycles on water vessels banned for 11 days ...

Carrying motorcycles on water vessels banned for 11 days 

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 08:22 PM, 6 July 2022   Updated: 08:24 PM, 6 July 2022

Carrying motorcycles on water vessels banned for 11 days- File Photo

Carrying motorcycles on water vessels banned for 11 days- File Photo

Carrying motorcycles on water vessels has been banned for 11 days before and after Eid-ul-Azha. 

The Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) told reporters today.

According to BIWTA authorities, carrying motorcycles on boats and launches will remain suspended for eleven days including five days before Eid and five days after Eid it will be prohibited to transport motorcycles on boats and launches for eleven days before and after Eid. The ban also will be effective for ride-sharing.

The road transport secretary further said that if there is any urgent need to go from one district to another, police should be informed. Motorcycles from one district can go to another district subject to permission.

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