|Posted : 03 Jan, 2016 20:28:35
'PM to open Dhk-Ctg four-lane by end May'
COMILLA, Jan 3: Minister for Road Transport and Bridges Obaidul Quader said on Sunday Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the Dhaka-Chittagong four-lane highway by the end of May this year.
“The first phase of the four-lane project would be completed within the next 10 days,” the minister made the statement while speaking at the inaugural function of the country’s first vehicle underpass in Comilla Cantonment area on Dhaka-Chittagong Highway.
“Our communication system marched one step forward with the inauguration of the country’s first vehicle underpass,” he said.
Lauding the contribution made by Bangladesh army in communications infrastructure development, Quader said they have an important role in implementing works maintaining quality.
Former GOC of Comilla Cantonment Maj Gen Jahidur Rahman, additional chief engineer of Dhaka-Chittagong four-lane highway project Junaid Ahmed Shibib, project director Abdus Sabur, among others, spoke on the occasion, according to UNB reports. - DH