The snapped railway line between northeast Indian state of Tripura and Bangladesh’s Feni district, which was functional between 1929 and 1997, is being contemplated to be resumed by the Indian government and the country’s Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR).
Bangladesh will move a step closer to becoming the 33rd nuclear power-generating country tomorrow when construction starts on the main phase of the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant – seven years after the framework agreement was signed with Russia.
The Bangladesh Railway and Kalindee Rail Nirmaan signed an agreement on Wednesday to connect Assam’s Silchar and Karimganj with Bangladesh via railway by 2019.
Bangladesh is set to build the country’s third 500MW back-to-back high-voltage direct-current (HVDC) sub-station in Comilla to import electricity from India.
The government has signed a $4.5 billion Line of Credit (LOC) agreement with India.