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Ferry service on Shimulia-Kathalbari route halted

News Desk : risingbd.com
     
Publish on: 2019-09-22 10:53:49 AM     ||     Updated: 2019-09-22 2:46:45 PM

Ferry service on Shimulia-Kathalbari river route has been suspended due to lack of navigability and strong current in Padma river.

The ferry service remained halted since 3:00am on Sunday.

A source at the Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Corporation (BIWTC) said the ferry service on Shimulia-Kathalbari river route was suspended at 3:00am due to lack of navigability and strong current in Padma river.

Abdus Salam Mia, manager at Shimulia-Kathalbari ghat, confirmed the matter to risingbd.

 

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