River Jamuna

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    Boat capsizes at River Jamuna, 10 bodies recovered

    Our Correspondent . Sirajganj | Updated at 01:24am on May 29, 2020

    At least 10 bodies were recovered in the past three days after a boat capsized in the Jamuna River in Chauhali of Sirajganj on Tuesday...

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    Jamuna boat capsize death toll hits five

    United News of Bangladesh. Sirajganj | Updated at 01:33pm on May 27, 2020

    Three more bodies were recovered on Wednesday morning after a boat capsized in the Jamuna River in Chauhali upazila of Sirajganj on Tuesday afternoon, raising...

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    Three dead, at least 30 missing as boat capsizes in Jamuna

    Our Correspondent . Sirajganj | Updated at 08:30pm on May 26, 2020

    At least three people — two workers and a minor, died and 30 went missing after an engine-boat capsized in the River Jamuna due to...

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    Lower axle loads for Bangabandhu Bridge from today

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:46am on December 01, 2019

    The new and reduced axle-load limits for goods-laden trucks crossing the Bangabandhu Bridge on the River Jamuna will come into effect from today ‘to protect...

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    Construction to start in 2020 to increase train speed

    Shahin Akhter . back from Sirajganj | Updated at 12:14am on November 09, 2019

    The railways authorities are planning to start construction works of the Bangabandhu Railway Bridge over the river Jamuna in 2020 to increase the speed and...

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    Geo bags dumped to stop erosion near Jamuna bridge

    Our Correspondent . Tangail | Updated at 12:41am on September 01, 2019

    The Bangabandhu Bridge Authority began dumping geo bags in Jamuna River to control erosion that already devoured a 150-meter stretch of the embankment protecting the...

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    150m of Bangabandhu Bridge protection embankment erodes

    Our Correspondent . Tangail | Updated at 12:00am on August 31, 2019

    Erosion in the river Jamuna devoured a 150-metre stretch of the embankment built for protecting the Bangabandhu Bridge triggering fear among the nearby villagers. Though...

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    1 of 2 missing brothers’ bodies retrieved from Jamuna

    United News of Bangladesh . Bogura | Updated at 01:34am on August 18, 2019

    The body of a schoolboy who along with his younger brother went missing in the Jamuna River at Pakuria Char in Sariakandi upazila was recovered...

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    Erosion turns worse in Maikganj as Padma-Jamuna recede

    Staff Correpondent | Updated at 06:16pm on July 22, 2019

    Erosion has displaced about 4,000 families in Manikganj in July since heavy rains in the upstream in India and inside Bangladesh triggered devastating floods. Erosion...

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    Jamuna erosion wreaks havoc on Sirajganj villages

    United News of Bangladesh . Sirajganj | Updated at 02:26am on June 26, 2019

    Erosion by the Jamuna River has turned serious in Shahjadpur upazila devouring many dwelling houses and vast tracts of croplands and trees in four unions...