Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) commissioner Shafiqul Islam on Tuesday said special drive will be launched from Thursday midnight in the capital.
Shafiqul Islam said, no outsiders including criminal will be allowed to stay in Dhaka during elections. Drive will be launched against them from Thursday midnight.
The special drive will be launched to keep the Dhaka city corporation elections free from violence, he said.
Detectives got information that outsiders are joining the election campaign in Motijheel, Khilgaon, Shahjahanpur, Shanir Akhra, Bashabo and other city areas. Jamaat-Shibir cadres are joining the campaigns in name of BNP men.