How to get Movement Pass
Published : Tuesday, 13 April, 2021 at 7:35 PM Count : 458
Any citizen can apply for Movement Pass by logging on to www.movementpass.police.gov.bd website.
First the applicant have to give an active mobile phone number and following that, he/ she needs to give some information including starting point and destination and later he/she has to upload a photograph.
Based upon the information, he or she will be given the pass, which will have to be downloaded from the website.
Bangladesh Police on Tuesday launched the app for citizens, who will need to go out of home for emergencies during the weeklong lockdown to be imposed from April 14.
Inspector General of Police (IGP) Dr Benazir Ahmed inaugurated the app at Bangladesh Police Auditorium in city’s Razarbagh.
The police chief at the program said citizens, who will have to come out of home during the lockdown, have to collect the pass from the app as it is being launched to curb unnecessary movement of the people on the streets.
“Any citizen can easily collect the pass by submitting a couple of information on the app,” he said.
After the inauguration of the app named 'Movement Pass'-- police have received some 1.25 lakh applications in the first one hour while 15,000 in a minute, according to the Police Headquarters.
Bangladesh goes to a complete 7-day lockdown to contain the second wave of coronavirus infection in the country.
The lockdown will be effective from 6:00am on April 14 (Wednesday) till midnight on April 21 (Wednesday).
During the lockdown, everything will remain closed, except emergency services, mills and factories, and transportation of goods.