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Bangladeshis welcome new Padma Bridge

The two-decade journey of building the Padma Multipurpose Bridge, a historic landmark for Bangladesh and now the longest bridge of the country, finally ended on June 25 when Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the mega-infrastructure. The bridge, which is worth US$3.86 billion, is expected to help grow Bangladesh’s gross domestic product by 1.3% annually, and […]