bangladesh metro rail | The Daily Star
  • Metro rail mock

    Metro rail mock-up coach installed

    In order to inform people about the metro rail—a new mode of public transport in Bangladesh, a mock-up of the coach will be displayed.

  • ADB to give $33.26m for metro rail project

    The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Bangladesh government sign agreements for $33.26 million in loan for a project to design the Dhaka Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) line 5 (Southern route) that will help ease the traffic and pollution burden in Dhaka city.

  • Obaidul Quader

    Feasibility study for Chattogram metro rail project soon: Quader

    Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader says the feasibility study for a metro rail project in Chattogram city will begin soon as per the directive of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

  • Metro rail construction work begins

    The construction work of the 20-kilometre long metro rail begins.

  • Dhaka’s metro rail construction starts

    Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today inaugurated the construction of the first part of the elevated viaduct and nine stations of the country’s much talked about metro rail in Dhaka.

  • In 37 minutes

    Construction work of the first metro rail service in the capital begins today with an aim to open half of the 20km metro line by the end