bangladesh padma bridge

June 25, 2022
June 25, 2022

Reason for not naming Padma Bridge after Sheikh Hasina

The Padma Bridge was considered being named after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. But in the end, that did not happen.

June 25, 2022
June 25, 2022

“You gave us courage, you gave us power”

Lauding people for their support during the construction of Padma Bridge, PM today said, “You gave us the courage, you gave us the power… I’m ready to sacrifice myself for you. If needed, I will sacrifice my life.”

June 22, 2022
June 22, 2022

Japan “keen to join” 2nd Padma Bridge construction efforts: Ambassador

Japanese Ambassador Ito Naoki has said his country is keen to join Bangladesh government’s ongoing construction efforts of second Padma Bridge while the first one was built due to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s “far-sighted vision and political astuteness”.

December 18, 2019
December 18, 2019

19th span of Padma Bridge installed

The 19th span of the much-awaited Padma Bridge ha been installed.

November 26, 2019
November 26, 2019

17th span of Padma bridge installed; 2.55km now visible

A total of 2.55 kilometres of Padma bridge is now visible as the 17th span of the mega project is installed.

June 28, 2019
June 28, 2019

14th span of Padma Bridge to be installed tomorrow

The 14th span of the Padma Bridge, Bangladesh’s biggest infrastructure project so far, will be installed tomorrow at Maowa end, making 2,100 metres of the bridge visible.

April 10, 2019
April 10, 2019

10th span of Padma Bridge installed

The 10th span of Bangladesh’s biggest infrastructure project Padma Bridge is installed at Maowa, making 1,500 metres of the bridge visible.

June 29, 2018
June 29, 2018

Padma Bridge: 5th span installed

The fifth span of the 6.15-km Padma Bridge has been installed near Jazira end in Shariatpur, officials say.

January 28, 2018
January 28, 2018

300 meters of Padma bridge visible now

The second span (superstructure) of the 6.15-km Padma bridge is installed at Jajira point of Shariatpur.

January 27, 2018
January 27, 2018

Padma Bridge: Installation work of 2nd span begins

The installation work of second span (superstructure) of the Padma Bridge begins at the Jajira point in Shariatpur.