Rajshahi markets to remain closed till Eid


15th May, 2020 09:10:41 printer

Rajshahi markets to remain closed till Eid

A decision has been taken to keep all the markets and shopping malls in the city closed till the forthcoming Eid-ul- Fitr to contain the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) spread in the city.

Mayor of Rajshahi City Corporation AHM Khairuzzaman Liton and Fazley Hossain Badsha, MP, took the decision after holding a fruitful meeting with all officials concerned and leaders of Rajshahi Chamber of Commerce and Industries and other business leaders at the mayor’s city bhaban office here today.

Additional Divisional Commissioner Moinul Islam, Deputy Commissioner Hamidul Haque, Additional Commissioner of Rajshahi Metropolitan Police Sujayet Islam, Divisional Director of Health Dr Gopendra Nath Acharya and Principal of Rajshahi Medical College Prof Nawshad Ali were present at the meeting.

In the meeting, Mayor Liton sought cooperation of the business leaders for successful enforcement of the decision in the greater interest of the public in general.