Payra Bridge: Is there a reason behind the delay and extra cost?
From Barishal city, the route to the under-construction Payra Sea Port is straddled by four rivers and there are seven rivers on the way to Kuakata beach. Payra river is the only one of these rivers without a bridge. The construction of the Payra Bridge took an extra five years and it cost 3.5 times the original estimate.
The Daily Star Published a report on the extra cost and delay in building the Payra Bridge. In Star News+, find the current status of the Payra Bridge and learn why it cost so much.