October 23, 2021, 4:15 am
Patheo Desk :: Bangladesh’s first metro train services would be launched in December next year, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said today.
The minister made the announcement while inaugurating the test run of metro train on viaduct at the depot in Dhaka’s Diabari.
“We will inaugurate three mega projects in the next year, InshaAllah,” Obaidul Quader said.
Padma Bridge will open to traffic in June 2022 while Bangabandhu tunnel in the Karnaphuli river and MRT Line-6 later in the next year, he said.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the projects, the minister said.