Highly traffic jams on the Dhaka city highway before the upcoming lockdown

This footage was filmed and produced 12 April 2021 The Bangladesh government is going to enforce a week-long hard lockdown across the country starting from April 14, aimed at curbing Covid-19 transmission, since the existing lockdown has proven to be ineffective in ensuring full implementation of health safety rules. During the upcoming lockdown all offices, factories and transport services will be suspended. The videos show heavy traffic jams on the Dhaka City highway in the morning time. Every day, thousands of intercity vehicles cross this main road. Video location: Dhaka, Bangladesh