July 16, 2013
Communications Minister Obaidul Quader on Tuesday declared that the construction work of the much-awaited Elevated Expressway in Dhaka would begin in August this year.
The minister’s declaration has come while addressing the Parliament in the afternoon.
‘The initial works regarding construction of the Expressway are underway. The government has already acquired 6.877 acres of lands to implement the project’, he said.
He hoped that the Expressway will be completed within three and half years from the constructions begin.
Source: BD Chronicle