Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday directed the Ministry of Railways and Roads and Highways Department (RHD) to take prompt steps to repair work for the dilapidated and old bridges soon.
The PM came up with the directive in the weekly ECNEC meeting held at the NEC Conference Room in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar area with ECNEC Chairperson Hasina in the chair on Tuesday.
Planning Minister MA Mannan briefed reporters after the meeting.
The minister said, “The railways minister took initiative soon after the train accident that took place in Moulvibazar’s Kulaura area on Sunday night. For this, we extend thanks to him.”