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  • Padma Bridge: Cost rises again

    The cost of the Padma Bridge project has gone up by Tk 1,400 crore to Tk 30,193 crore as the government has to acquire more land.

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    Padma Bridge Rail Link: Soaring land prices jacking up cost

    The cost of the Padma Bridge rail link, the construction of which is yet to start in full swing, has gone up by Tk 4,269 crore due to escalating land acquisition expenditure and delay in project implementation.

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    Quizzical rise in Ctg land price

    The cost of digging a new canal in Chittagong city has quadrupled in three years due to delay in getting the funds in full for the project deemed critical for alleviating the city's waterlogging problem.

  • 4-fold compensation for land acquisition

    Bangladesh cabinet approves a draft law that proposes four-fold compensation in case of acquisition of land from the general people. The cabinet also endorses a draft guideline for the film industry in order to protect it.

  • Govt rehabilitates the displaced

    We are encouraged by the government's move to rehabilitate people displaced by land acquisition for the construction of the Padma Bridge...

  • Rules broken on land acquisition for power projects

    ATIB report on the Rampal and Matarbari power plant projects has found major violations in the way the acquisition of the land has been