Amidst the ongoing ban on motorbikes plying Padma Bridge, bikers seemed to have come up with a solution.
Two people were killed this evening in an accident while riding on a motorcycle on the Padma Bridge, the very day it opened for public.
The Bridge Division under the Ministry of Road Transport and Bridges has banned the operation of motorcycles on Padma Bridge from 6am tomorrow (June 27, 2022) until further notice.
Soon after one youth was arrested, a video of another youth removing nuts and bolts of the railing of Padma Bridge has been making rounds on social media.
Md Shafiqul Islam, project director of Padma Multipurpose Bridge, sat with The Daily Star for an interview.
Visually impaired couple Farzana and Fahim visited the Padma Bridge with their four-year-old child.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today initiated the process of paying toll to cross the much-awaited Padma Multipurpose Bridge, soon after opening the bridge.