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Quader: Construction of 2nd Padma Bridge under process

  • Published at 09:16 pm September 9th, 2019
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File photo of Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader Courtesy

'Construction work of the second Padma Bridge at Paturia-Daulatdia point will begin soon after completion of the Padma Bridge at Mawa-Jazira point,' he said while replying to a supplementary question made by a treasury bench lawmaker Khudeza Nasrin Akhter in the parliament on Monday, September 9, 2019

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader has informed the parliament that construction of the 2nd Padma Bridge at Paturia-Daulatdia point is underway.

“Construction work of the second Padma Bridge at Paturia-Daulatdia point will begin soon after completion of the Padma Bridge at Mawa-Jazira point,” he said while replying to a supplementary question made by a treasury bench lawmaker Khudeza Nasrin Akhter in the parliament on Monday.

The minister also said 73 percent overall work of the Padma Bridge has already been completed.