Rajshahi markets to remain closed till Eid


RAJSHAHI, May 15, 2020 (BSS)- A decision has been taken to keep all the
markets and shopping malls in the city closed till the forthcoming Eid-ul-
Fitr to contain the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) spread in the city.

Mayor of Rajshahi City Corporation AHM Khairuzzaman Liton and Fazley
Hossain Badsha, MP, took the decision after holding a fruitful meeting with
all officials concerned and leaders of Rajshahi Chamber of Commerce and
Industries and other business leaders at the mayor’s city bhaban office here

Additional Divisional Commissioner Moinul Islam, Deputy Commissioner
Hamidul Haque, Additional Commissioner of Rajshahi Metropolitan Police
Sujayet Islam, Divisional Director of Health Dr Gopendra Nath Acharya and
Principal of Rajshahi Medical College Prof Nawshad Ali were present at the

In the meeting, Mayor Liton sought cooperation of the business leaders for
successful enforcement of the decision in the greater interest of the public
in general.