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 early Saturday after a nine-hour disruption due to dense fog.Bidyut Kumar Saha, manager of Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Corporation (BIWTC) at Aricha ghat, said ferry services as well as plying of other water vessels came to a halt at 8.00pm on Friday night due to blurred visibility caused by dense fog.Four ferries with a large number of vehicles and passengers were kept anchored at Daulatdia and five ferries at Paturia.Besides, seven ferries remained stopped in the middle of the Padma river since Friday night.Passengers suffered as a good number of vehicles were kept waiting on
both sides of the river for crossing.Ferry services on the important route resumed at about 5 am as fog started disappearing after the sunrise. –UNB, Manikganj

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