Dense fog disrupts ferry service

Ferry service on Mawa-Kawrakandi route remained suspended for seven hours on Monday for poor visibility due to dense fog.

Eight ferries got stuck in the middle of the river Padma since 2:30am, causing immense sufferings to 3,000 passengers, reports our Munshiganj correspondent.

The ferry movement resumed around 9:30am as the weather gradually became fair with the increase of sunshine, said Sirajul Haque, manager of Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) manager for Mawa ghat.

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