Paturia-Daulatdia route

Thousands stranded on the Padma

With her two children, Momtaz Begum were headed for Magura from Dhaka on Friday. By nightfall she reached Paturia Ghat, but she had to spend the night inside the bus because ferry services were heavily disrupted on Paturia-Daulatdia route thanks to strong currents in the Padma River.

July 24, 2021
July 24, 2021

Paturia-Daulatdia ferries carrying returning holidaymakers on 'humanitarian grounds'

Ferries on Paturia-Daulatdia routes are transporting returning holidaymakers, who went to their village homes before Eid, and all vehicles except buses on the second day of the 14-day “strict lockdown”.

October 6, 2019
October 6, 2019

Thousands stranded on the Padma

With her two children, Momtaz Begum were headed for Magura from Dhaka on Friday. By nightfall she reached Paturia Ghat, but she had to spend the night inside the bus because ferry services were heavily disrupted on Paturia-Daulatdia route thanks to strong currents in the Padma River.

October 4, 2019
October 4, 2019

Paturia-Daulatdia Ferry: Strong currents disrupting services

Ferry services on the Paturia-Daulatdia route were disrupted due to strong currents and increasing water-level in the Padma.

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.

August 17, 2016
August 17, 2016

Bad weather halts Paturia-Daulatdia launch service

Launch service on Paturia-Daulatdia remains suspended since this morning due to strong current in the river Padma triggered by inclement weather.

August 10, 2016
August 10, 2016

Strong current in Padma hampering terminal repair

Ferry services on the Paturia-Daulatdia route have become uncertain as the damaged landing stations of Daulatdia ferry terminal in Rajbari cannot be repaired properly due to strong current in the Padma river.

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.