US Embassy to remain closed on Oct 9, 11


Dhaka, October 7: The US Embassy, including its consular section, will remain closed on Sunday and Tuesday next (October 9 and 11) on the occasion of Columbus Day, an American holiday, and in observance of Durga Puja, a Bangladeshi national holiday.

The American Center along with the Archer K. Blood American Center Library and the Education USA Student Advising Center will also remain closed, said a press release on Thursday.

Emergency services for American citizens will be available, the press release added.