MNA National Desk: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday inaugurated the Mohipal Flyover project in Feni district which has been completed by 34 Engineering Construction Brigade of Bangladesh Army and Road and Highways Division.
About 660 metre long Mohipal Flyover constructed at Mohipal of Feni connected Dhaka-Chittagong and Feni-Laxmipur National Highways. The project at a cost of Taka 181.48 crore has been completed six month ahead of the schedule.
The PM said the Mohipal section was a ‘sorrow’ for the travellers particularly for the inter-district passengers on this route. The flyover has been constructed considering their sufferings, she added.
The prime minister also inaugurated the first ever digital ticketing system for city dwellers to travel in public buses.
She inaugurated the ticketing system through a video conference with the officials of Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) and passengers from her official Ganabhaban residence.
The digital ticketing system of ‘Rapid Bus Card’ was introduced by Dhaka Transport Coordination Authorities (DTCA) with the support of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).