September 20, 2021, 1:07 am
Though the lockdown has been relaxed, the ban will be lifted again if the situation in Corona deteriorates, said State Minister for Public Administration Farhad Hossain.
The state minister made the remarks while talking to reporters at his office in the secretariat on Thursday (August 12).
Asked what the government’s next strategy would be if the Corona infection situation worsens, the state minister said, “We will adopt both strategies. One is to impose restrictions or lockdowns. Another is to give up. But everyone has to wear a mask. ‘
Asked if he would lock down again if the situation worsened, he said: Given in America. Why being given? Because there is no alternative. ‘
The government has allowed 100% public transport on the roads from August 19. A notification to this effect was issued by the Cabinet Division on Thursday (August 12). The circular said that all types of public transport will be able to operate by road, rail and water by following proper hygiene rules.
Meanwhile, the number of deaths and diagnoses due to corona virus is increasing day by day. According to the latest information, 237 people died of corona in the country on Wednesday. More than 10 thousand have been identified. So far, 23,398 people have died of corona in the country.