Senior Correspondent, bdnews24.com
Published: 2020-05-21 14:01:51 BdST
The law-enforcement agency has opened a website for citizens to register and apply for the travel clearance.
Police will subsequently verify the applications and issue passes accordingly.
The service, however, is currently in the pilot stage but will fully launch soon, according to the website.
The number of coronavirus patients has been on the rise in Dhaka and other parts of the country. Despite the government's stay-at-home orders, people have been crowding the streets under various pretexts.
As of Wednesday, Bangladesh has registered 26,738 infections with 386 deaths.
Globally, over 4.9 million people have been infected by the novel coronavirus and 328,115 have died, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University.