On the birth centenary of Father of the state Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the development work of another milestone four-lane ‘Sheikh Hasina Road’ has been completed. The unloading of products on the Pigeon Seaport Road went one step further with the development of the road. The 5.60 km long road from Payrabandar to Rajpara connecting Kuakata-Dhaka highway is now awaiting official inauguration. Several sources have confirmed that the Prime Minister will inaugurate the road.
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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has taken this once-neglected town of Kalapara within the south to the trail of wonderful development. Illuminated town. Where people across the ocean are expecting the revealing of another new horizon. The people of Kalapara choose a walk on the picturesque Four Lane Sheikh Hasina Road within the afternoon. He traveled the road together with his family to seek out some comfort.
Tourists on their thanks to and from Kuakata stopped at the doorway of the scenic road. At the zero of the road, the symbol of peace, the pigeon’s wing, has been placed. Here the visitors return with pleasant memories. He captured the instant by taking pictures with selfies. He searched in amazement; How backward villages and other people are being brought forward. The people here also are keeping pace with the event of the country. Taking new employment.
According to the Pigeon Port Authority, on January 1, 2017, the then Shipping Minister Shahjahan Khan MP formally inaugurated the development work of this four-lane road in Pigeon Port including laying the inspiration stone. the development cost of the 5.60 km long 24 m wide road with modern facilities is Tk 254.51 crore. the development of the road was alleged to be completed in December 2018, but its duration has been extended later. the development work of the road has been done by the contractor MM Builders under the supervision of the Bangladesh Navy. The road has five scenic culverts. These culverts are constructed to guard the canals flowing for agriculture. Tree saplings are planted on grass carpets on slopes on each side of the concrete road.
Ornamental saplings are planted within the middle divider to reinforce the view. The trees are growing locked up. the entire road is lit by electric lights in the dark. The culvert spots of the road have a gorgeous impression. 58 acres of land are acquired for the development of the road. As a result of the development of the road, the unloading of products on the road along side the port has become easier. Now all the people of the Kalapara Pigeon Port area are expecting the official inauguration of this road.
Incidentally, on 13 August 2016, the operational activities of Payrabandar officially started. it had been inaugurated by Prime Minister Bangabandhu’s daughter Sheikh Hasina. On November 19, 2013, he inaugurated the Pigeon Port.