A ship carrying material for Bangabandhu Rail Bridge has arrived at Mongla port from Vietnam, authorities said on Saturday.
The Panama flag carrier, ‘MV Mauritius’, carrying 1519 metric tonnes of material for the bridge arrived at the No. 7 jetty of the port on Friday afternoon.
Unloading has already started.
Shawkat Ali, operation manager of Haque and Sons Limited, said the ship carrying material for Bangabandhu Rail Bridge left for Mongla port on January 16 from Haiphong port in Vietnam and reached on Friday afternoon.
After unloading, the machinery will be sent to Sirajganj Bangabandhu Railway Bridge Jetty.