All the buses have been kept at the respective police stations and police camp and cases have been filed in this connection.
Public transport services were suspended in Bangladesh on 5 April with the government announcing a countrywide restriction to curb the spread of coronavirus.
On 30 April, the transport owners’ association urged the government to immediately resume bus services in the country. The association also demanded food assistance for the unemployed transport workers.
On 3 May, the government decided to allow the intra-district public transport services with effect from 6 May after extending the ongoing restriction till 16 May.