Friendship Road construction starts in March
The construction of a Ď
The road will directly connect
According to the report, the road will be 130 kilometers and
be built from Ramu, in the Cox'sbazar district of Bangladesh, to Kyauk Taw in
The total cost of the roadís construction is estimated to be 1363.4
million Taka, (US $23 million), of which 860 million Taka
will be spent on
The two countries recently signed an agreement about the
direct road line in a meeting in
In the meeting, a 4-member team of Bangladeshi officials, led by Mohammad Idris Mia, Additional Chief Engineer of Roads and Highways, and 6 members of the Burmese team, led by U Han zaw, Managing Director of Construction, were in attendance.
construction. The Communication Ministry recently finalized the projectís papers, which will be sent to the Financial Ministry requesting the necessary funds, said a report of the Communication Ministry.
The ousted Prime Minister General Khin Nyunt laid a symbolic foundation stone for the road at Ramu (Panwa) during his visit to Bangladesh in April last year.#
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