Thereport24.com Correspondent, Dhaka:

Government has moved to block Facebook for six hours starting from every midnight (12:00am) ‘for the betterment of youths’.

The cabinet division has already sent a letter to Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) in this regard.

Shyam Sunder Sikder, secretary of the division, acknowledged the receipt of such a letter from the cabinet division to Thereport24.com on Monday afternoon.

“We have received the letter from the Cabinet Division. But no decision has been made yet in this regard,” said Shyam Sunder Sikder.

Ends/thereport24.com/S/Apr 03, 2017