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Flight operations resume at Dhaka airport after 6hrs

  • Published at 01:06 pm January 13th, 2020
File photo of Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport Dhaka Tribune

Thick fog halted the flight operations at the airport

Flight operations at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport have been resumed on Monday morning after a six-hour disruption caused by thick fog.

Flights on domestic routes remained suspended since 3:30am, said Dhaka airport Deputy Director Beni Madhab Biswas.

Besides, three international flights were delayed while a flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines was diverted to Kolkata, reports UNB.

Flight operations resumed around 9:44am, said the official.

Thick fog often disrupts operations at the country’s airports during winter.