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6 disinfectant tunnels installed at Sadarghat: State Minister

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State Minister for Shipping visited Sadarghat Launch Terminal on Sunday-the opening day after two months suspension of river route due to coronavirus.



Six disinfectant tunnels have been set up at Sadarghat Launch Terminal, aiming to ensure safe journey of launch passengers amid the coronavirus pandemic .
Besides, 14 more tunnels will be set up in phases, said state minister for Shipping Ministry Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury while inspecting the overall preparations for launch movement and passengers' safety at the terminal.
He also urged to people not to go outside without any urgent need.
"Disinfectant tunnels have not been set up only at Sadarghat but also at ports. We will do our best to follow the rules of hygiene while carrying passengers in the launches.

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