After being closed for about 7 hours due to thick fog, ferry service has started on Daulatdia-Paturia route. Today Thursday morning at 10:30 a.m. when the fog clears, the ferry service starts.
BIWTC Aricha Region Deputy General Manager Shah Md confirmed this. Khaled Nawaz.
Earlier, due to thick fog, the ferry service was stopped from 3 pm to avoid accidents. At that time, 4 ferries were stuck in the middle of the river. Drivers and passengers suffered as some vehicles got stuck in the ghat area due to suspension of ferry services.
Shah Md. Khaled Newaz said that the ferry could not run at 3 o’clock in the night. Four ferries lost their way in the middle of the Padma. Ferries were stopped to avoid accidents. When the fog clears, the ferry service starts from 10:30 am.