No gas supply for 12 hours in capital

Special Correspondent

19 February, 2019 12:00 AM printer

The supply of natural gas will be suspended for 12 hours from 6:00 pm today to 6:00 am the following day in most of the city due to relocation of gas pipelines for the ongoing construction work of metro rail project in Mirpur.

The relocation will help facilitate the construction work of Mass Rapid Transit Development under the Dhaka Metro Rail Project. The areas where gas supply will be cut off include the east and west sides of Mirpur-12, National Zoo Road, Shyamoli, Monipuripara, Agargaon, Dhanmondi, Mohammadpur, Gono Bhaban, Jatiya Sangsad, Kalabagan, Hazaribagh, Dhaka University, BUET, Shahbagh, Green Road, all areas of Old Dhaka, Bangabhaban, Gopibagh, Swamibagh, Rampura, Banasree, Nandipara, Moghbazar, Siddheswari, Segunbagicha, Minto Road, Tejgaon, Khilgaon, Basabo, Motijheel and Kamalapur.