Shops, markets to remain close after 8 pm
Published : Friday, 17 June, 2022 at 11:22 PM Count : 948
The government has ordered not to keep shops, shopping malls, stores and kitchen markets open after 8.00 pm every day.
A letter has been issued from Prime Minister’s Office in this regard.
The government has issued the order considering the Russia-Ukraine war and the global situation in a bid to save electricity and energy, read the letter.
According to the letter, the Prime Minister has directed to take necessary steps to save electricity and energy.
“It is requested to take necessary steps to ensure that shops, shopping malls, markets, stores, kitchen markets etc. are not kept open in the country after 8 pm in compliance with the provisions of Section 114 of Bangladesh Labour Act, 2006,” it said.
The letter has been sent to the concerned ministry, office and field administration officials.