The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has issued some directives to ensure security in the Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban and adjacent areas ahead of the twelfth session of the 11th National Parliament to be held on Wednesday.
DMP Commissioner Md Shafiqul Islam has issued the directives so that the sessions run smoothly as well as to maintain law and order in the Sangsad Bhaban and surrounding areas in Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, reads a press release issued by the DMP.
The directives have put an embargo on carrying of all types of weapons, explosives, harmful substances, holding public gatherings, processions or demonstration in the areas.
The areas include from Mohakhali Crossing on Mymensingh Road to Banglamotor Crossing via Old Airport, from the western end of Banglamotor Link Road to Saarc Fountain on Hotel Sonargaon Road, from the eastern end of Panthapath to the junction of Green Road to Farmgate, from Shyamoli intersection on Mirpur Road to Dhanmondi-16 (Old-27) Road junction, from the junction of Rokeya Sarani to Vijay Sarani Tourist Crossing via Old 9th Division (Airplane) Crossing, from the western end of Manik Mia Avenue to the eastern end of Indira Road, the reserved area of Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban and all the roads and lanes within this boundary.
This order will remain effective till the end of the 12th session of the Eleventh National Assembly.