DHAKA, Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has imposed a
restriction on vehicular movement for peaceful holding of Janmashtami
procession in the city scheduled to be held on Friday next.
DMP has taken the plan centering the procession which will be brought out
from Dhakeshwari temple around 3pm that will end at 5pm at Bahadurshah Park
in the old city after parading different city streets, a DMP press release
said here today.
The restriction will be effective from 3:30pm to 5:30pm on the day, the
The routes of the procession are: Dhakeshwari National Temple- Palashi
Mor-Jagannath Hall-Central Shaheed Minar- Doel Chattar -High Court (Bottala)-
Sarkari Karmachari Hospital � Phoenix Road (ahead of Bangladesh Police Head
Quarters)- Golap Shah Mazar- Bangabandhu Square- Gulistan- Nawabpur Road- Ray
Shaheb Bazar Mor- Bahadur Shah Park.
All the vehicles have been asked to avoid the aforesaid areas to keep the
roads free from traffic jam, the release added.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)