Around 70 policemen have also taken up positions in front of the building at Hatirjheel lake. Khandakar Oliur Rahman, executive magistrate and also Rajuk director (Admin), told the Dhaka Tribune: “We are prepared to demolish the building. The executive magistrate said Rajuk has brought bulldozers and a payloader to knock down the building. In April 2018, the Supreme Court ordered the BGMEA building be demolished. In June 2016, the Appellate Division upheld the High Court verdict ordering the demolition of the structure and told the BGMEA to bear the cost of demolition.
Source: Dhaka Tribune April 16, 2019 04:58 UTC