A daylong hartal, called by Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal, the student wing of BNP, is underway on Monday in protest against party Chairperson Khaleda Zia’s confinement at her Gulshan office and demanding release of top leaders.
In Narayanganj, hartal supporters brought out several processions in different places in the morning. Police chased the procession of Chhatra Dal activists at Golachipa area.
The announcement was made through a statement issued on Sunday.
The districts are--Dhaka, Narsingdi, Narayanganj, Gazipur, Tangail, Munshiganj, Manikganj, Comilla (Uttar and Dakshin), Brahmanbaria, Kishoreganj, Mymensingh, Sherpur, Jamalpur and Netrakona.