BCG gives relief to coastal people in Khulna
KHULNA, Apr 11: Bangladesh Coast Guard (BCG), West Zone, distributed relief materials, including food, cash money, masks and hand sanitizers among the destitute in different coastal areas including Sundarbans on Saturday to mitigate their hardship caused by the coronavirus outbreak.
The BCG personnel of west zone contingents distributed the relief materials through BCG station and outpost in Nolian area, sprayed disinfectant on various roads in different areas, the release said.
Trawler with 130 passengers seized in Bhola
BHOLA, Apr 11: Police seized a trawler with at least 130 passengers while returning from Dhaka and Narayanganj to the district on Friday, preventing the spread of coronavirus.
Police arrested the driver of the trawler in IlishaGhat area and later, a mobile court led by Executive Magistrate NusratFatema Chowdhury fined him Tk 2,000 besides seizing the trawler.
It is to be noted that naval transportation has been completely prohibited in the country since March 24, preventing the spread of deadly coronavirus.