HC directive sought to name Padma Bridge after Hasina

Staff Correspondent | Published: 19:03, Jan 20,2021


A writ petition was filed on Wednesday seeking a directive to the government to name the ‘Padma Bridge’ after prime minister Sheikh Hasina.

Petitioner Kamruzzaman Sadhin, also a lawyer, told New Age that the petition would be moved next week for hearing by the bench of Justice JBM Hassan and Justice Md Khairul Alam.

Cabinet secretary, road, transport and bridge’s division secretary, the road and highways division’s chief engineer and Padma Multiple Bridge Project director were made respondents.

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