Coronavirus: All public transports to be suspended from March 26

All public transport activities were announced suspended from March 25 to April 3 to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

According to a press release from the Department of Road Transport and Highways, the Minister of Road Transport and Highways Obaidul Quader made the announcement this morning.

Prior to this suspension, Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) suspended river communication for the same concern.

Moreover, according to the Ministry of Railways, local and mail trains have been suspended from this afternoon across the country. The intercity railways will remain shut from March 26 to prevent the coronavirus outbreak.