Public transport services to resume from May 31

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28th May, 2020 02:19:24 printer

Public transport services to resume from May 31

Bangladesh will allow public transport services such as buses, trains and launches to restart operations on a limited scale from May 31, following some conditions.

All public and private offices will also reopen from May 31, maintaining necessary health guidelines.

Cabinet Division issued a gazette in this regard on Thursday.

"During that time, public transports, river transports and rail services will operate with a predetermined amount of passengers while adhering to health and safety protocols,” the Cabinet Division said.

Most public and private offices remained closed from March 26 to May 30, and plying of all public transport -- except goods-laden vehicles and those involved in emergency services -- remained suspended till that date.