Bangabandhu Multipurpose Bridge

About Bangabandhu Bridge Bangabadhu Multi-purpose Bridge opened in June 1998. It connects Bhuapur on the Jamuna River’s east bank to Sirajganj on its west bank. It was the 11th longest bridge in the world when constructed in 1998[1] and currently the 6th longest bridge in South Asia. It was constructed over the Jamuna River, one of the three major rivers of Bangladesh, and fifth largest in the world in terms of volumetric discharge. The bridge established a strategic link between the eastern and western parts of Bangladesh. It generates multifarious benefits for the peopl...
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6th Bangladesh-China Friendship Bridge (MukterpurBridge)

Background of the Project As a part of an integrated transportation network to construct Mukterpur (Sixth China-Bangladesh Friendship) Bridge over river Dhaleswari on Dhaka-Munshigonj road an agreement on economic and technical co-operation signed on 11/01/02 and 24/12/02 between Government of Bangladesh and the People’s Republic of China. The government of China has selected China Road & Bridge Corporation (CRBC) as the implementation unit. An agreement between JMBA & CRBC signed on 27/12/04. It is expected that the construction work of the project to be completed at the mid of 200...
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