dense fog

January 22, 2018
January 22, 2018

Dense fog delays, diverts flights at Dhaka airport

Dense fog disrupts flight operations at Shahjalal airport in Dhaka and ferry service on the Paturia-Daulatdia route.

January 13, 2018
January 13, 2018

Fog halts ferry services on 2 major routes

Ferry services on the two major routes in Shimulia-Kathalbari and Paturia-Daulatdia in the Padma river are disrupted due to dense fog.

December 30, 2017
December 30, 2017

Flights delayed, ferries stuck

Dense fog brought misery to thousands of travellers, causing major disruption to flights, ferry services and road transport across the country yesterday.

December 19, 2017
December 19, 2017

Dense fog: 2 flights rescheduled at Dhaka airport

The authorities of Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka reschedule two domestic flights due to dense fog.

February 13, 2016
February 13, 2016

Shimulia-Kawrakandi ferry service resumes

Ferry services on the Shimulia-Kawrakandi route in the Padma river resumes after nine hours' disruption caused by dense fog.

January 25, 2016
January 25, 2016

Ferry service on Paturia-Daulatdia route resumes

Ferry service on Paturia-Daulatdia route resumes after two hours of disruption caused by dense fog.

January 18, 2016
January 18, 2016

Lights were out during pile-ups

All 153 sodium lights on Bangabandhu Bridge were turned off during the 16-vehicle pile-ups on the bridge in the early morning fog of January 9 that left six people dead. To the astonishment of many, Bangladesh Bridge Authority, which looks after the country's longest bridge, had usually been using only half of the lights on the bridge to “save electricity”, even in dense fog.

January 10, 2016
January 10, 2016

Temperature may dive to 8

Meteorologists anticipate that the temperature across the country might dive to below eight degree centigrade within next two or three days.

January 10, 2016
January 10, 2016

Crazy driving in dense fog costs six lives

In the dense fog, two pile-ups and four accidents on and around Bangabandhu Bridge left six people dead and 50 others injured within the span of a few hours yesterday morning.