Expressway from Zero Point to Mawa soon: Muhith

ezpresswayFinance Minister AMA Muhith on Monday said the government would go for constructing an expressway from the capital’s Zero Point to Mawa on a public-private-partnership (PPP) initiative with an estimated cost of around US$ 1.5 billion.


“The agreement on an expressway from Zero Point to Mawa will be finalised within this year with a cost of roughly $ 1.5 billion where our government’s involvement would be around $ 100 million,” he said. The Finance Minister came up with the remarks when the newly office bearers of Dhaka Chamber of Commerce & Industry (DCCI) met him at his secretariat office.
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DCCI president Mohammad Shahjahan Khan led the delegation. Asked about the details of the expressway project, Muhith said that the PPP office would soon inform about it, according to a news agency.

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