Dhaka-Aricha highway

June 15, 2018
June 15, 2018

Long tailbacks on major highways

Hundreds of passengers are stuck in tailbacks on the Dhaka-Aricha, Dhaka-Mawa and Dhaka-Tangail highways due to a huge pressure of vehicles just ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr celebrations.

August 31, 2017
August 31, 2017

Strong currents in Padma disrupt traffic at Paturia-Daulatdia

Several hundred vehicles are at a stand-still on both sides at the Paturia- Daulatdia ferry ghat as strong currents on the Padma river hamper ferry services.

July 15, 2016
July 15, 2016

4 killed in Manikganj road crash

Four people including a woman and her daughter are killed in a road crash on Dhaka-Aricha highway in Manikganj.

February 22, 2016
February 22, 2016

Bus’ gas cylinder blasts on highway, 8 burnt

At least eight people including a child are burnt after the gas cylinder of a passenger bus exploded on the Dhaka-Aricha highway.

September 12, 2015
September 12, 2015

Dhaka-Aricha highway blocked in anti-VAT demo

Agitating private university students have blockaded Dhaka-Aricha highway in Savar in continued demonstration against the 7.5 percent VAT.

August 2, 2015
August 2, 2015

CNG autos: A highway threat (video)

Low speed and slippery driving make CNG-run auto-rickshaws ideal prey for road crashes causing loss of innocent lives on the highways.

August 2, 2015
August 2, 2015

CNG drivers cripple highways protesting ban

CNG auto-rickshaw drivers and owners continue their protest against the ban on their vehicles from plying on the highways.

July 3, 2015
July 3, 2015

300 turtles seized in Savar

Law enforcers seize 300 turtles and detain four people on the Dhaka-Aricha highway at Savar on the outskirt of the capital.

May 10, 2015
May 10, 2015

JU students block highway for assault on teacher

The students of journalism and media department of Jahangirnagar University blocks the Dhaka-Aricha highway, protesting the assault of a teacher by police last night.

May 10, 2015
May 10, 2015

Cop suspended over JU teacher assault

Authorities suspend responsible police sergeant and form two probe bodies over assault on Jahangirnagar University teacher.