Ferry services on Daulatdia-Paturia route resume

Ferry services on Daulatdia-Paturia route resume

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Ferry services on the Daulatdia-Paturia route in the Padma River resumed on Monday morning after a six-hour disruption due to dense fog.Mahiuddin Rasel, manager of Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Corporation (BIWTC) at Aricha, said the ferry services as well as the
plying of other water vessels came to a halt at 2:00 am due to blurred visibility caused by dense fog.Eight ferries were kept anchored at Paturia while two ferries at Daulatdia.  Besides, four ferries with a large number of vehicles and passengers came to a halt in the middle of the Padma river since 2:00 am.Passengers suffered as a good number of vehicles were kept waiting on both sides of the river for crossing.Ferry services at the important route resumed around 8:00 am as fog started disappearing after the sunrise. -UNB, Manikganj

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