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Padma bridge to open in June 2022

Padma bridge to open in June 2022

Communication

Mon, Nov 22 2021

Project progress at 87%

Suspected Indian national held from...

Suspected Indian national held from...

Nation

Fri, Oct 15 2021

Army detains the man and turns him over to the police

Quader: Carpeting on Padma Bridge to...

Carpeting on Padma Bridge in...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 3 2021

Overall progress of the project at 88%, he says

Quader: Govt will form neutral Election...

'Govt will form neutral EC'

Politics

Sun, Oct 3 2021

There is no scope to create any further debate over the caretaker government system, maintains the Awami...

Obaidul Quader: Government mulls tunnel...

Quader: Govt plans tunnel between Daulatdia...

Bangladesh

Fri, Oct 1 2021

The country’s first-ever underwater expressway, Bangabandhu Tunnel, is being built under the Karnaphuli...

Quader: Padma Bridge will open before...

Quader: Padma Bridge will open before...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 28 2021

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the bridge, says the Awami League general secretary

Padma Bridge can help revive...

Padma Bridge can help revive...

Business

Sun, Sep 19 2021

The Padma Bridge is expected to open by next year, setting a milestone in the connectivity of the...

Minister: Mawa ferry to remain suspended...

Mawa-Banglabazar ferry route...

Bangladesh

Wed, Sep 8 2021

Water flow in Mawa channel may reduce in the next 10 days, state minister says 

Padma Bridge: Minister worries about...

Padma Bridge: Opening road, rail route...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 7 2021

The minister says launching rail route the same day as road communication won’t be possible if...

Minister: Dhaka-Gazipur BRT to be opened...

Dhaka-Gazipur BRT to be opened in December...

Nation

Fri, Sep 3 2021

Mega projects – Padma Bridge, metro rail and Karnaphuli tunnel – will  also be inaugurated...

Now ferry hits span of Padma

Now ferry hits span of Padma

Bangladesh

Tue, Aug 31 2021

The ferry Birshreshtha Jahangir was going from Shimulia to Paturia Ghat when its mast hit the 1-B span...

Majhirghat-Shimulia ferry services to...

Ferries on Majhirghat-Shimulia route...

Nation

Thu, Aug 26 2021

Ferries at the widely used Shimulia-Banglabazar have remained suspended since August 13

Padma Bridge roadway slab installation...

Final roadway slab installed on Padma...

Bangladesh

Mon, Aug 23 2021

Vehicles will able to ply on the 6.15km-bridge after the slabs are paved with asphalt

Construction vehicles to ply on Padma...

Construction vehicles to ply on Padma...

Bangladesh

Tue, Aug 17 2021

Some 2,877 of the 2,917 roadway slabs have already been installed and the rest are scheduled to be placed...

What is the government doing to protect...

What is the government doing to protect...

Bangladesh

Tue, Aug 17 2021

Lighted buoys floated, ferries to be upgraded, operators to be under army surveillance

Authorities float lighted buoy to protect...

Authorities float lighted buoy to protect...

Nation

Sun, Aug 15 2021

Plans to place spherical buoy after conducting hydrographic survey on Monday

Quader: Padma Bridge collisions should...

‘Padma Bridge collisions must be looked...

Bangladesh

Fri, Aug 13 2021

No scope to take repeated incidents of collision lightly, the road transport and bridges minister...

Ferry ploughs into Padma Bridge pillar,...

Padma Bridge pillar hit by ferry...

Nation

Fri, Aug 13 2021

The third incident of a ferry hitting the bridge in two weeks

Heavy vehicles banned from boarding...

No heavy vehicles allowed on ferries...

Bangladesh

Tue, Aug 10 2021

The ban will be effective until the tide of the Padma River is brought under control

Operators suspended after ferry hits...

Ferry hits Padma Bridge: 2...

Nation

Tue, Aug 10 2021

At least 10 people were injured when a ro-ro ferry hit the bridge on a turbulent Padma river

Ferry hits pillar of Padma Bridge...

Ferry hits pillar of Padma Bridge...

Nation

Mon, Aug 9 2021

Previously, two ferries hit the pillars of the bridge on two other occasions