DMP denies BNP permission to stage planned rally

DHAKA Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) today said

it denied BNP permission to stage a planned rally in the city fearing it

could cause traffic congestions on a busy office day.

We have not granted them permission, DMP Commissioner Md Shafiqul

Islam told a news briefing at his office here as BNP earlier announced its

plan to stage a public meeting in front of the party's central Naya Paltan

office or at Suhrawardy Udyan today.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)