Padma Bridge: 2 kilometers visible now
Published : Saturday, 25 May, 2019 at 11:56 AM Count : 452
A total of 1950 miters of the much-hyped Padma Bridge are now visible after its 13th span was installed at Mawa point of Munshiganj on Saturday.
3B no. span was installed on pillar no. 14 and 15 around 10:25am, said Dewan Abdul Quader, executive engineer of the Padma Multipurpose Bridge.
The multipurpose bridge started becoming visible with the installation of 150-metre span on pillars 37 and 38 on October 30, 2017.
Works on the country's largest bridge started in December 2015.
The 6.15-kilometre bridge will have a total of 41 spans, each 150 metres long.