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DMP bans fireworks on Shab-e-Barat

Published : 20 Apr 2019 08:50 PM | Updated : 10 Oct 2021 08:52 PM

Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has imposed restrictions on the use of fireworks and carrying all types of explosives and crackers in the capital on the occasion of holy Shab-e-Barat to be observed tonight, reports BSS.

The ban has been enforced under the Section 28 of DMP Police Ordinance-1976 and will be applicable from 6 pm on Sunday to 6 am on Monday, DMP sources said.

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As per the instruction from DMP Commissioner Asaduzzaman Mia, the restriction will come into force from 6 pm today (Sunday) to 6 am on Monday aiming to ensure the sanctity and peaceful observation of the holy night. City dwellers have been asked to follow the restriction for maintaining the sanctity of holy Shab-e-Barat.