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Bangladesh: Demonstrations in Dhaka on September 21 and 28

Unions representing textile workers to stage demonstrations in Dhaka on September 21 and 28

20 Sep 06:54 PM UTC
TIMEFRAME expected from 9/20/2018, 12:00 AM until 9/28/2018, 11:59 PM (Asia/Dhaka). COUNTRY/REGION Dhaka

Event

Trade unions representing workers in the textile and garment industry have called for demonstrations to take place in Dhaka on Friday, September 21, and Friday, September 28. Demonstrators are expected to rally in front of garment factories and near the National Press Club. A heightened security presence and localized traffic disruptions are expected near any demonstration site. 

Advice

Individuals in Dhaka are advised to monitor developments to the situation, avoid all protests and demonstrations as a precaution, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities.

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