Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said on Saturday her government is building overpasses at the places of four-way intersections to ease communications by mitigating traffic congestions.
“From now on, we will be building overpasses at the places of four-way intersections for making communications smooth and easier alongside stopping traffic gridlocks,” she said while inaugurating three development schemes.
The premier inaugurated the four-lane ‘Second Kanchpur Bridge’ on the river Shitalakkhya, four-lane flyover at Bhulta and a railway overpass at Latifpur on Dhaka-Sylhet Highway through a video conference from her official residence Ganobhaban in the capital.
“There will be no four-way intersections at the places are meant for roads or rails. Initiatives have been taken to this end,” she said.
Unveiling three development schemes at Kanchpur and Rupganj in Narayanganj and Kaliakair in Gazipur, the premier said, The projects will help in making easier and more developed the communications between Dhaka and Chattogram and country’s southeastern region and Dhaka and Sylhet and country’s Northeastern region.