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Paturia-Daulatdia launch services suspended

News Desk || risingbd.com

Published: 19:54, 5 August 2020   Update: 22:27, 5 August 2020
Paturia-Daulatdia launch services suspended

Launch services on Paturia-Daulatdia route have been suspended due to inclement weather and strong wave in the Padma River.

Launch Ghat Authority suspended the services since 5:30 pm on Wednesday (August 5).

Panna Lal Nandi, supervisor of Paturia Launch Ghat, confirmed the news around 6:30 pm.

18 launches have been carrying Dhaka-bound passengers on Paturia-Daulatdia route since morning but the launch services were suspended in the afternoon due to inclement weather and strong wave in the Padma River, he said.

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