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Dhaka     Tuesday   11 May 2021

Lockdown: Paltan More almost empty

News Desk || risingbd.com

Published: 13:58, 14 April 2021   Update: 15:34, 14 April 2021

A week-long stricter lockdown is underway across the country from 6:00am on Wednesday in a bid to prevent alarming rise of the Covid-19 pandemic.

The first day of the lockdown Paltan More, one of the busiest areas in the city, was seen almost empty and quiet. Streets in the area were seen less crowded.

Except for emergency services, all government and private offices were closed during the lockdown.

Buses and private cars were not seen and even rickshaws were not allowed to enter the area.

During visit, shops and restaurants were seen closed.