In the second phase of lockdown, strict action has been taken by the administration in Gaibandha.
Strict steps have been taken by the administration in Gaibandha to implement the lockdown in the second phase. Shopping malls and businesses are closed. Surveillance of law enforcement agencies has been increased at various points in seven upazilas including Gaibandha Sadar.
On the second day of the all-out lockdown announced by the government, passenger buses were not plying on the roads and highways of Gaibandha, but passenger microbuses, Laguna and CNG autorickshaws were scattered.
Though the raw market is scheduled to open from 9 am, traders have been opening raw material stalls in different markets of the district since 8 am. However, the lockdown did not have much effect in the char and rural areas.