Ferry services resume partially on Shimulia-Kathalbari route

Sun Online Desk

18th October, 2019 03:40:20 printer

Ferry services resume partially on Shimulia-Kathalbari route

The ferry services on Shimulia-Kathalbari route in the Padma river under Lauhajang upazila of Munshiganj resumed on Friday in a limited scale five days after the services was halted last Monday due to navigation problem.

The ferry service on the River Padma has been resumed from 11:00am this morning.

M Nasir Uddin, assistant general manager of Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Corporation (BIWTC) confirmed the news.

Many vehicles including good-laden trucks remained stuck and the passengers were suffering immensely at Shimulia, the entry point to 21 districts of the country.


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