DITF to remain closed on Friday, Saturday

Sun Online Desk

28th January, 2020 07:08:05 printer

DITF to remain closed on Friday, Saturday

The Election Commission (EC) has sent a letter asking the authorities of city corporations to close the trade fair on January 31 and February 1 (Friday and Saturday) due to Dhaka city polls.

The EC asked the Commerce Ministry to take necessary measures in this regard.

Earlier on Monday, the government extended the duration of Dhaka International Trade Fair (DITF)-2020 by four more days following the elections to the two Dhaka City Corporations slated for February 1.

 “The businessmen proposed that authorities concerned to extend the fair till February 8. Later, the Commerce Ministry extended it until February 4,” he said.