>1 expected to be complete this month, another in July, 2 more by 2012
DHAKA city dwellers are likely to get a new street this month and construction of another one will be done in July, Helemul Alam reports in The Daily Star.
Two more roads are expected to be completed by 2012.
The construction of Bijoy Sarani-Tejgaon Road and the street from Staff College in Mirpur cantonment under Mirpur-12 to Zia Colony is almost completed.
Begunbari-Hatirjheel peripheral road and the road from Kuril to Debagram Kanchan under Rupganj upazila in Narayanganj are under construction.
Of the streets, the 1,114-metre-long and 60-feet-wide Bijoy Sarani-Tejgaon Road will connect the Old Air Port Road with Tajuddin Ahmed Sarani near Nabisco intersection in Tejgaon.
Over 99 percent of the work is done, said Anwar Hossain, director of the project to build the road. Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha is entrusted with implementing the project.