Road Transport and Bridge Minister Obaidul Quader have announced the first 10 lane flyover in Bangladesh.
He made the announcement while visiting a road in Gazipur at 11.00am on Tuesday.
This 10-lane flyover will be in Tongi Market, a 20 km long road from Gazipur to Shahjalal International Airport.
Qader said construction of Rapid Bus Transport (BRT), 20 km from Gazipur to the airport, will be completed in June 2021.
According to the project, BRT will be able to carry about 40 thousand passengers per hour on the roads. There will go on 120 BRT buses on both sides.