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Ferry services on Paturia-Daulatdia route resume

07 Nov,2018

UNB:

Ferry services on Daulatdia-Paturia route in Manikganj resumed after three hours of disruption caused by dense fog on Wednesday morning.

Mohiuddin Russel, Manager of Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Corporation at Aricha station, said the ferry services had been kept suspended on the route from 6:00am to 9:00am due to the dense fog.

Five ferries remained got stranded in the mid-river while hundreds of vehicles remained stuck in a long queue at Doulatdia ghat during the period, Russel said.

Later, the ferry services resumed around 9:00am as the fog disappeared, he said.

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