Padma bridge

December 30, 2019
December 30, 2019

All spans of Padma bridge to be installed by July 2020: Quader

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader says all 41 spans of the much-awaited Padma bridge will be installed by July 2020 if there is no natural disaster.

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 19, 2019
November 19, 2019

Padma bridge: 16th span installed; 2.4km now visible

A total of 2.4 kilometres of Padma Bridge is now visible after its 16th span was installed at the Louhajang side of Munshiganj district.

October 22, 2019
October 22, 2019

Padma bridge: 15th span installed; 2.25km now visible

A total of 2.25 kilometres of Padma Bridge is now visible after its 15th span is installed at the Jajira side of Madaripur district.

September 17, 2019
September 17, 2019

Padma bridge: Rail route also to open by June 2021

The government is working to open a portion of the rail route from Dhaka to Jashore through Padma bridge at the time of inauguration of the bridge in June of 2021.

September 12, 2019
September 12, 2019

MoU signed with Korean firm for Padma bridge maintenance

Bangladesh Bridge Authority (BBA) signs a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Korea Expressway Corporation (KEC) for the operation and maintenance of Padma Multipurpose Bridge.

August 30, 2019
August 30, 2019

Padma Bridge to open by 2021: Quader

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader yesterday said the plying of vehicles on the Padma Bridge would begin by June 2021.

August 29, 2019
August 29, 2019

PM to inaugurate Padma bridge in 2021

The construction work of the Padma bridge will be completed within the next year, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader says.

July 20, 2019
July 20, 2019

‘Do not take law in your own hand’

Police Headquarters issue a press note asking people not to take the law in their own hands out of confusion by paying heed to the rumour of child-lifting in the name of human sacrifice required...

July 11, 2019
July 11, 2019

Stern action for spreading rumour over Padma Bridge: Quader

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader warns of stern action against the people who are spreading rumour on “human sacrifice” for Padma Bridge construction.