Telecommunications declared as emergency service during lockdown
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The telecommunication services and all institutions associated with it have been declared as an emergency service during the seven-day lockdown.
The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) on Sunday issued a notification to the chief executives of the telecom companies.
The telecom regulator said it took the move to keep telecommunication networks and services operational during the lockdown, imposed by the government on Sunday to curb the surging Covid-19 transmission.