Fisheries and Livestock Minister SM Rezaul Karim today visited the Kataban pet shops and directed the shop owners not to be cruel to the animals amid the coronavirus outbreak.
He urged the owners to be kind to the animals, provide them with food and arrange sufficient lighting for them.
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Local administrators were also directed from the ministry to take steps in this regard, he said, adding "being cruel to pet animals is a criminal offence".
The government extended the closure until April 14 and markets, except the kitchen markets, will remain closed to curb the transmission of coronavirus in the country.