Motorcyclists were seen trying to cross the Padma Bridge on Tuesday morning despite the government ban. Many were still seen trying to get through on pickup vans. However, they failed as the authorities did not allow the motorcycles or the motorcycle-laded pickup vans to cross the toll plaza. Bikers complained that they are unable to cross the Padma as the ferries on the Shimulia Ghat are not operating. Also ReadMeanwhile, Bangladesh Bridge Authority Supervising Engineer Tofazzel Hossain told Dhaka Tribune: “No motorcycle is being allowed to cross the bridge under any circumstances.”“We are abiding by government rules.
Source: Dhaka Tribune June 28, 2022 06:15 UTC