Bhanga-Jashore-Benapole Highway: Estimated outlay jumps before project approval
Road expansion to now cost Tk 13,841cr

The Daily Star – Tuhin Shubhra Adhikary

The proposed Bhanga-Jashore-Benapole Highway development project will be setting an example of how poor planning and uncertainty over funding can escalate the implementation costs sharply.
Even before the project got the nod, its estimated cost has increased by 25 percent or about Tk 2,800 crore — which is more than the Roads and Highways Department’s annual budget for road maintenance in last fiscal year, officials said.Read more on The Daily Star

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