Public transports enter Dhaka from N'ganj on 2nd day
Train services suspended too
Published : Wednesday, 23 June, 2021 at 10:53 AM Count : 348
On the second day of tougher lockdown, public transport with the travelers are entering the capital from Narayanganj.
Despite setting up police check-posts at different points, buses including Thikana Paribahan, Srabon Paribahan, Iqbal Paribahan, entered the city on Wednesday morning.
The law enforcers are seen to allow them entering inside the capital.
All vehicles are carrying with full seat passengers. But no long distance bus was seen to leave from Dhaka.
Dhaka dwellers are also facing troubles to reach destination due to lack of transports. After waiting hours after hours, they failed to get buses and took alternative way to reach the destined places.
Meanwhile, Bangladesh Railway suspended all passenger trains from the capital to other parts of the country from 1am.
No train will leave Kamalapur Railway Station and enter Dhaka till June 30.
The strict lockdown started on Tuesday in seven districts surrounding the capital city in an effort to beat the deadly coronavirus. The restriction will remain in force till June 30.
Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) also suspended operation of all launches to and from Dhaka.