The installation of the first span of Padma Bridge is being celebrated in Mawa of Munshiganj, Shibchar of Madaripur and Janjira of Shariatpur.
Construction of the bridge continues round the clock on the banks of the eponymous river near the 3 districts.
Bangladesh army is supervising construction of the largest bridge in Bangladesh. According to the project schedule, the bridge is expected to be open to traffic by the end of 2018.
People are always interested in more insight about the much hyped project.
For the more curious, here is the Padma Multipurpose Bridge Project at glance:
The article was first published on Bangla Tribune