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    55 of metro rail project infected with coronavirus

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 01:11am on June 25, 2020

    At least 55 employees, including two Indian nationals, working for the Mass Rapid Transit Line-6 or metro rail project in the capital, tested positive for...

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    Felling trees near TSC for metro rail station protested

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 12:29am on May 19, 2020

    Former and current students of Dhaka University protested at cutting down trees near Teachers-Students Centre area of the university for the purpose of building the...

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    Dhaka metro rail train on trial run in Japan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:32am on March 20, 2020

    The factory trial run of the first train made for the Dhaka metro rail project started in Japan, said a Facebook post of the Dhaka...

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    AIUB to offer metro rail training

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:07am on February 19, 2020

    American International University - Bangladesh signed a memorandum of cooperation with the Institute of Metro and Rail Technology of India to offer short-term training programmes...

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    Installation of metro rail tracks inaugurated

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:24pm on January 01, 2020

    Road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Wednesday inaugurated the installation of the metro rail tracks at the Uttara metro rail depot in the...

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    Emphasis on infrastructure alone won’t improve traffic

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 09, 2019

    THE transport sector appears to have been the most happening scene, with a number of flyovers having been built and opened to the public for...

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    Special police unit to ensure metro rail security: PM

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:51pm on September 16, 2019

    Putting emphasis on ensuring the security of metro rail project, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday said a special police unit would be formed to...

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    Uttara-Agargaon corridor by Dec uncertain 

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:00am on August 27, 2019

    A government monitoring agency has expressed doubt about timely completion of the Uttara–Agargaon corridor of the much-hyped metro rail project while the implementing agency claims...

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    Students protest demolishing TSC wall for Metro Rail

    DU Correspondent | Updated at 02:19am on July 21, 2019

    Dhaka University students on Saturday formed a human chain on the campus protesting against a move to demolish the Teachers-Students Center wall of the university. Metro...

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    Metro rail project’s makeshift staff room catches fire

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:41am on July 21, 2019

    A fire caught in the makeshift staff room set at the project site at Shahbagh in Dhaka Saturday evening. Fire Service and Civil Defence headquarters’...