ferry

May 7, 2022
May 7, 2022

Hundreds of thousands Eid holidaymakers still returning via Paturia ferry ghat

After celebrating Eid with their relatives, people from 21 districts of the southern and western parts of the country are returning to work via the Paturia-Daulatdia waterway.

April 30, 2022
April 30, 2022

Commuters suffer for lack of transport on Savar highways

The number of homebound people on Dhaka-Aricha and Nabinagar-Chandra highways in Savar increased this noon. However, the number of vehicles did not.

April 21, 2022
April 21, 2022

Eid home rush: Nightmare awaits ferry passengers

An inadequate number of ferries and gridlocks on highways are likely to be causes of sufferings for Eid holidaymakers heading to the 21 southern districts via the Paturia-Daulatdia and Shimulia-Kathalbari routes.

December 6, 2017
December 6, 2017

Vessel hits ferry: 3 vehicles sink in Pirojpur river

Three vehicles sink in the Kacha river of Pirojpur district after a sand carrying vessel collided with the only ferry plying on the Bekutia-Kumirmara route.

June 23, 2017
June 23, 2017

Long tailbacks on highways for Eid rush

Thousands of home-bound holidaymakers, who are leaving Dhaka, face long tailbacks at places on different highways outside the city due to the heavy pressure of vehicles.

January 13, 2016
January 13, 2016

Paturia-Daulatdia ferry services halted for 3hrs

Ferry services on the Paturia-Daulatdia route in the Padma River halted for three hours due to dense fog.

December 20, 2015
December 20, 2015

Dozens rescued floating at sea after abandoning Indonesian ferry

Two children have become the first victims found following a ferry accident in central Indonesia, an official says, as search and rescue teams continue scouring the rough seas for survivors.

July 2, 2015
July 2, 2015

38 dead as Philippine ferry capsizes

At least 38 people dies after a passenger ferry capsized off the coast of Leyte in the central Philippines.