Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Monday said 67 per cent work on the Padma Bridge has been completed.
“Some 76 per cent work on the main bridge while 55 per cent on river training has been completed …100 per cent work on connecting roads has been done. The overall progress of the project is 67 per cent,” he said.
The minister came up with the information at a press briefing at Shetu Bhaban in the capital.
Some 1,800 metres of the Padma Bridge is now visible following the installation of the 12th span while the 13th span is likely to be installed on Tuesday or Wednesday, he said.