Holidays won't be extended
Published : Wednesday, 27 May, 2020 at 6:05 PM Count : 1077
The government has decided not extend the general holidays declared to prevent the transmission of deadly coronavirus.
After the closure for long 67 days, government offices will be open from May maintaining the health guidelines 31.
State Minister for Public Administration Farhad Hossain on Wednesday confirmed the media about the matter.
A gazette notification will be issued Thursday, he said. The Prime Minister has signed the notification.
The state minister also said elderly, sick persons and pregnant women will be exempted from attending the office.
Moreover, public transports will be off while educational institutions will remain closed till June 15.
The general holidays were announced in March and were extended till May 30 in phases.