Shimulia-Kathalbari route

September 4, 2019
September 4, 2019

Launch services suspended on Shimulia-Kathalbari route

Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) suspends operations of launches and speedboats on the Shimulia-Kathalbari route due to a strong current in the river Padma.

August 13, 2019
August 13, 2019

Launch, speed boat services suspended at Mawa, Kathalbari

Launch and speed boat services are suspended on the Mawa-Kathalbari route due to rough weather.

September 7, 2018
September 7, 2018

Plying of vessels suspended in Padma

The plying of launches and speedboats were suspended yesterday on the Shimulia-Kathalbari route due to strong currents in the Padma river.

August 19, 2018
August 19, 2018

Ferry services on Shimulia-Kathalbari route active partly

The ferry services on Shimulia-Kathalbari route in the Padma river under Lauhajang upazila of Munshiganj is active partially as the ferries are plying through a small channel due to poor navigability on a stretch of the river.

August 12, 2018
August 12, 2018

Shimulia-Kathalbari: Ferry services suspended as water level falls

Ferry service on Shimulia-Kathalbari river route has been suspended due to lack of navigability, affecting people from 21 southern districts and resulting in long tailbacks.

June 27, 2018
June 27, 2018

Bad weather halts ferry services on Shimulia-Kathalbari route

Plying of all water vessels including launch and speedboats is suspended on Shimulia-Kathalbari route following an accident and due to strong currents in the Padma river.

April 5, 2018
April 5, 2018

Bad weather halts Paturia-Daulatdia, Shimulia-Kathalbari ferry services

Launch and ferry services on Paturia-Daulatdia and Shimulia-Kathalbari routes in the Padma river remain suspended due to bad weather.

February 2, 2018
February 2, 2018

Ferry services resume on Shimulia-Kathalbari route

The ferry services on Shimulia-Kathalbari route resume after four and half hours of suspension due to thick fog on the 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.