A full lockdown has been imposed on Rajshahi City Corporation area from tomorrow (Friday) 5 pm to 17 June midnight to curb the spread of Covid-19.
The decision came after an emergency meeting of the district administration at Rajshahi Circuit House at 9:30 pm on Thursday.
During the restriction period, all forms of public transports including CNG-run auto-rickshaws will be barred from operating.
Besides, all kinds of shops except pharmaceutical stores will remain closed.
Rajshahi district administration has also cancelled all trains to and from Dhaka slated within the 7-day period.
However, some of trains connecting to other districts will shorten their routes for the time being.