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'Sheikh Hasina Dharla Bridge' Prime Minister's 'Eid Gift' for the people of Kurigram and Lalmonirhat


The Honourable Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina formally inaugurated the 950-meter long second Dharla bridge at Phulbari Upazila under Kurigram district built on the river Dharla from Prime Minister official residence Ganabhaban on June 2018 through video conference. It has been named as “Sheikh Hasina Dharla Bridge.” It may be mentioned that the Hon’ble Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina had laid the foundation stone of the bridge on 12April 2012. The 950 meters long and 9.80-meter wide Sheikh Hasina Dharla Bridgehas been built by LGED. The engineering features of the structure include 19 spans, 2,919 meter connecting road and 3,494-meter river training along both the banks. There is provision for footpath for pedestrians and electric lights for safe movement at night. The total cost of the bridge including river training and the connecting road is 194.98 crore taka.
Hon'ble Minister
Hon'ble State Minister
Senior Secretary


Mr. Helal Uddin Ahmed
Chief Engineer, LGED