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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Dhaka, Bangladesh (March 29, 2021)
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March 29, 2021

Alert: Easter Holidays and Security Awareness.  U.S. Embassy Dhaka, Bangladesh (March 29, 2021)

Location:  Dhaka, Bangladesh

Event:  U.S. citizens should expect an increased police presence in and around churches and other houses of worship as we approach Easter Sunday, April 4.  Please remember to be aware of your surroundings, review your personal security plan, monitor local media for updates, and keep mobile phones accessible in case of emergency.

Assistance:

  • You can contact the U.S. Embassy in Dhaka, Bangladesh, located on Madani Avenue, Baridhara, Dhaka, Bangladesh 1212, at (88) (02) 5566-2000, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sunday through Thursday except for holidays.  On holidays, during weekends, or after-hours for emergencies U.S. citizens can call (88) (02) 5566-2000 and press “0” and ask for the duty officer.
  • DhakaACS@state.gov
  • State Department – Consular Affairs – 888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
  • Bangladesh Country Information
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