Traffic guidelines issued for Aug 15
Vehicular movement will be restricted on roads leading to Bangabandhu Memorial Museum at Dhanmondi Road 32 in Dhaka on the occasion of National Mourning Day on Thursday (August 15).
Regarding this, Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has issued traffic guidelines.
At the guidelines, DMP said police will control vehicular movement in adjacent areas of Dhanmondi Road 32 from dawn to dusk for the interest of paying homage to Bangabandhu by the president, the prime minister, cabinet members, and people from all walks of life.
Vehicles from Gabtali to Russell Square-Azimpur areas will be diverted to Dhanmondi 27 and go to their respective destinations through Shankar-Jigatola-Science Lab intersection.
Russell Square-bound vehicles through New Market and Science Lab will be diverted to the Jigatola-Shankar route.
Russell Square-bound vehicles from Rainbow FDC will be diverted to the Sonargaon Crossing-Bangla Motor-Shahbag route.
Those coming to pay respects must go through the road next to Metro Shopping Mall and make a left turn in front of Ahsania Mission to reach Dhanmondi 32.
Vehicles carrying the national flag, and other vehicles belonging to the Army and Police Chief will be parked on Dhanmondi road 11.
Besides, vehicles of political leaders, including MPs, will be parked on the east and west sides of Dhanmondi 32 Bridge.