The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Benazir Ahmed has instructed to run business and economic activities in accordance with hygiene rules.
He came up with the directive at a news briefing on Rajarbagh Police Lines in the capital on Thursday.
The IGP said that the Bangladesh Police will carry out a motivational programme to control coronavirus situation from 21 March in compliance with the health rules.
Everyone must wear mask to prevent coronavirus. No one should go out without a mask. If necessary, the police will also distribute free masks, said Benazir
He also said that if a public rally or meeting needs to be held, it has to be done with permission and following the rules of health.