The Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock has sent a letter to give priority to the safety provisions of the sacrificial animals and the vehicles at the ferry crossing.
The letter was sent to the Public Security Division under thevMinistry of Home Affairs and the Shipping Ministry after a meeting at secretariat here on Wednesday ahead the Eid-ul-Azha. Fisheries and Livestock Minister SM Rezaul Karim presided over the meeting.
In the letter, it was asked to take necessary steps so that the vehicles carrying the sacrificial animals could reach their destinations without any extortion or harassment. It also requested all concerned authorities to take necessary steps to ensure that such vehicles are given priority in ferry crossings and roads.