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    Weeklong restrictions across Bangladesh going on

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:01pm on July 01, 2021

    The weeklong restrictions on public movement and businesses began Thursday morning with the deployment of army and Border Guard Bangladesh personnel beside police to contain...

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    Dhaka stocks slump amid fresh lockdown fears

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:28pm on June 27, 2021

    Dhaka stocks slumped on Sunday as investors rushed to sell off shares amid the government’s announcement over a weeklong countrywide lockdown. DSEX, the key index...

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    BNP terms ‘lockdown’ mockery

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:12pm on June 27, 2021

    Opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Sunday termed the government’s moves over declaring a ‘lockdown’ to tackle the surge in Covid infections as ‘a mockery with...

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    Army, BGB to be deployed to enforce weeklong lockdown

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:55pm on June 27, 2021

    Health minister Zahid Maleque on Sunday said that army and BGB beside police would be deployed to enforce weeklong lockdown beginning on Thursday to contain...

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    Int’l flight operations to continue during lockdown: CAAB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:59am on June 27, 2021

    Civil Aviation Authority Bangladesh chairman Air Vice-Marshal M Mafidur Rahman on Sunday said that the international flights would continue but domestic operations might see a...

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    Govt revises decision, 7-day lockdown across Bangladesh from July 1

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:59pm on June 26, 2021

    The government on Saturday decided to enforce the countrywide lockdown from July 1 for a week, revising its decision announced on Friday to begin the...

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    Lockdown won’t be effective keeping people hungry: GM Quader

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:22pm on June 26, 2021

    Jatiya Party Chairman GM Quader on Saturday said that that the nationwide weeklong lockdown, set to be enforced from Monday to contain the spread of...

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    Bangladesh announces 7-day countrywide lockdown from June 28

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 09:00pm on June 25, 2021

    The Bangladesh government on Friday announced a weeklong countrywide ‘strict lockdown’ from Monday to contain the ongoing surge in Covid infections. The further details of...

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    Lockdown called in central Sydney areas hit by Covid surge

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 10:52am on June 25, 2021

    Workers and residents in Sydney were ordered to stay home for a week on Friday, as authorities locked down several central areas of Australia’s largest...

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    Covid restriction violation on in districts around Dhaka

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:19am on June 24, 2021

    Violation of the fresh restrictions imposed on public movement and activities in seven districts of Dhaka division to contain the surge in Covid infections continued...