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Padma Bridge lampposts lighted up on trial basis

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 4th June, 2022 10:12:16 PM
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Experimental lampposts lighted up on the Padma Bridge on Saturday at around 5:30 pm.

Padma Bridge Executive Engineer Dewan Abdul Quader confirmed the matter to media. This is the first time the lamppost of the bridge has been lit up.

The inauguration of the Padma Bridge is scheduled to be held on June 25. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the bridge officially on that day.

There are 415 lampposts on the 6.15km long bridge. Of these, 328 lampposts have been set up on the main bridge, 46 on the viaducts on the Jazira side and 41 on the viaducts on the Mawa side.