General leave extended until next April 9: Notification issued

General leave extended until next April 9: Notification issued

 Dhaka (ChannelTT): In the fight against the corona virus, the government-private office has issued a notification to extend the general holiday period till April 9.

A notification was issued from the cabinet department on Wednesday.

According to the notification, a general holiday was announced from April 5 to April 9. Weekly holidays of April 10 and 11 will also be linked to this.

However, the notification states that such arrangements will not be applicable for emergency services (electricity, water, gas, fire services, cleaning activities, telephone and internet, etc.).

It also said that agricultural commodities, fertilizers, pesticides, food, industrial goods, medical equipment, transport of urgent and necessary goods and raw materials, drugstores and hospitals would be outside the holiday. Vehicles, trains and buses including rickshaw vans will be introduced in phases for the benefit of people's lives.