Ferry services on Shimulia-Kawrakandi route suspended

Online Desk | Update:


Ferry services on Shimulia-Kawrakandi route in the Padma river remained suspended from Sunday night due to thick fog, reports UNB news agency.

Chandra Shekhar, assistant manager of Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Corporation (BIWTC) at Shimulia, said they suspended the ferry services around 11:00pm on Sunday due to poor visibility caused by dense fog.

Seven ferries with a large number of vehicles and passengers on board lied motionless in the middle of the river.

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