The government has declared all government offices closed until April 4. All the government services except police and hospitals will be closed during this time.
Cabinet Secretary Khandaker Anwarul Islam made the information at an Coronavirus emergency briefing at the Secretariat on Monday (March 23th).
He said that the public holidays on March 26, as well as the weekly holidays, are on 27-28. With this, a general holiday is being announced from March 29 to April 4. But its drugstore and most essential shop will remain open.
Earlier, the Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister said there was no lockdown. Need Social Distance. The government has always worked to prioritize it. Three people were attacked in Narayanganj. But Bangladesh has been able to control it. Our doctors are capable of doing well. There is nothing to panic.
‘Now is a time when all nations must work together. Our police-Ansar is working at the same time. You journalists are also doing tireless work. The Prime Minister has discussed the issues of the people with the President but with the President. Bangabandhu’s anniversary celebrations, also canceled all the events on March 26. She did this by looking at the people. ”
Cabinet Secretary Khandaker Anwarul Islam, Senior Secretary in the Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief, Senior Secretary of Public Safety Department, Secretary, Department of Health Services, Information Secretary, Principal Staff Officer, Chief Information Officer (PIO) are present in the briefing.