Markets, shops to remain shut on Mar 17

Staff Correspondent

15 March, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Bangladesh Shop Owners’ Association has decided to keep all markets and shops close across the country on March 17 on the occasion of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s birth centenary.

The announcement came through a meeting of the organisation on Sunday. The organisation also urged the shop owners to decorate the markets with colourful lighting. Organisation’s Secretary General Jahirul Haque Bhuiyan and Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) directors Abdur Razzak, Abu Motaleb and Hafeez Harun were present at the meeting alongside leaders of various business organisations.