Tuesday, April 23, 2024

It’s possible to walk across the Padma now

All 2,917 road slabs in place on Padma bridge The Padma bridge project yesterday moved one step closer to completion after the authority finished the installation of all road slabs linking both sides of the Padma river through the roadway. Now it is possible to cross the Padma river by walking across the 6.15 kilometre-long ... Read more

20-sq km sanctuary in Padma river

hilsha breeding A 20-square kilometre area down stream of the river Padma in Shariatpur district will be declared as a sanctuary for hilsha breeding. Fisheries and livestock minister Abdul Latif Biswas announced this in Dhaka on Sunday. The nation will observe Jhatka Week between April 4 and April 10.  The fisheries minister will inaugurate the ... Read more