Ferry plying resumes on Shimulia-Kawrakandi route after 7 hrs

Ferry plying resumes on Shimulia-Kawrakandi route after 7 hrs

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Ferry services on the Shimulia-Kawrakandi route in the Padma river resumed after seven hours’ disruption caused by dense fog on Sunday morning.Shekhar Chandra Roy, manager of Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Corporation (BIWTC) at Shimulia ghat, said they kept suspended ferry services and plying of the water vessels from 1:00 am to 8:00 am due to blurred visibility for dense fog.Four ferries with a large number of vehicles and passengers remained stranded in the mid-river from 1:00 am.Several hundred vehicles were kept waiting on both sides of the river for crossing. Later ferry services resumed around 8:00 am as fog disappeared.
UNB,Munshiganj

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