Field trip & Excursion

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Field Trip to the Padma Bridge Site on 15 March 2019, Friday (International delegates only) The Padma Bridge is a multipurpose road-rail bridge across the Padma River to be constructed in Bangladesh. When completed it will be the largest bridge in Bangladesh and the first fixed river crossing for road traffic. It will connect Louhajong, Munshiganj to Shariatpur and Madaripur, linking the south-west of the country, to northern and eastern regions.

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Bridge in Brief
Main Bridge Length 6.15 km
Viaduct 3.148 km (Road), 532 m (Rail)
Approach Road 12.117 km
River Training Works 14 km (1.6 Mawa + 12.4 in Janjira)

Estimated Project Cost:
BDT 301933.88 Million or,
USD 3.868 Billion

Departure from hotel 8:30
Arrival at hotel 19:00