Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said the construction work of the long-cherished Padma Bridge will be completed in due time.
The minister revealed this while talking to journalists after visiting the construction site of the Padma multipurpose bridge at Mawa in Louhajang upazila of Munshiganj on Saturday noon.
Obaidul Quader, also the Awami League General Secretary said overall 51.5 percent of Padma Bridge project was completed so far. The construction work of the mega project is supposed to be completed by next December.
He said the Padma Bridge is no more a dream now, soon it’s going to be a reality because the construction work of the bridge is going on in full swing.
On February 2, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will go to Tungipara through Mawa while she will observe the progress of the project, the minister added.