Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) on Sunday imposed a ban on the transport and use of fireworks and firecrackers on the occasion of Shab-e-Barat, reports UNB.

The holy night is scheduled to be observed on Monday.

DMP commissioner Md Shafiqul Islam announced the ban in a press release on Sunday. It will be in force from 6pm on Monday to 6am on Tuesday, the press release said.

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