• Monday, Oct 26, 2020
  • Last Update : 01:52 am

Burimari land port to resume activities from Wednesday

  • Published at 10:59 pm June 8th, 2020
File photo of Burimari land port Dhaka Tribune

The decision was taken on Monday at meeting held between Bangladeshi and Indian businessmen

Import and export activities through the Burimari land port in Patgram upazila of Lalmonirhat will resume from June 10 ensuring compliance with all government directives and health rules.

The decision was taken on Monday at meeting held between Bangladeshi and Indian businessmen in the presence of BGB, BSF, customs, police and port officials concerned of both countries at the zero line in the port check post area.

The meeting decided to resume import-export activities from Wednesday the Burimari land port after more than two and a half months since suspension of normal activities there in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, reports BSS.

President of Burimari Land Port Importers-Exporters Association and Patgram upazila Chairman Md Ruhul Amin Babul led the 10-member Bangladeshi business team while General Secretary of Changrabandha Export Association Bimal Saha led the 10-member Indian business delegation.

Among others, customs officials, deputy directors of the land ports, officers’-in-charge of the respective police stations and land port immigration check posts, leaders of the Customs Clearing and Forwarding Agents’ Associations were also present in the meeting.

After emerging from the meeting at 4pm, President of Burimari Land Port Importers-Exporters Association Ruhul Amin Babul told reporters that the discussions between Bangladeshi and Indian traders were held in a very cordial atmosphere.

“The meeting took unanimous decision to start import-export activities through the Burumari land port daily from 8am to 3pm from Wednesday ensuring 100% compliance of the health directives of the government and hygiene rules.

“With the resumption of import-export activities through the land port, the international business trade of Bangladesh with India, Bhutan and Nepal through the land port will commence,” Babul added.

blogger sharing button blogger
buffer sharing button buffer
diaspora sharing button diaspora
digg sharing button digg
douban sharing button douban
email sharing button email
evernote sharing button evernote
flipboard sharing button flipboard
pocket sharing button getpocket
github sharing button github
gmail sharing button gmail
googlebookmarks sharing button googlebookmarks
hackernews sharing button hackernews
instapaper sharing button instapaper
line sharing button line
linkedin sharing button linkedin
livejournal sharing button livejournal
mailru sharing button mailru
medium sharing button medium
meneame sharing button meneame
messenger sharing button messenger
odnoklassniki sharing button odnoklassniki
pinterest sharing button pinterest
print sharing button print
qzone sharing button qzone
reddit sharing button reddit
refind sharing button refind
renren sharing button renren
skype sharing button skype
snapchat sharing button snapchat
surfingbird sharing button surfingbird
telegram sharing button telegram
tumblr sharing button tumblr
twitter sharing button twitter
vk sharing button vk
wechat sharing button wechat
weibo sharing button weibo
whatsapp sharing button whatsapp
wordpress sharing button wordpress
xing sharing button xing
yahoomail sharing button yahoomail