Publish: 17 Nov 2023, 11:55 am
Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) has suspended operations of all types of river vessels on all inland and coastal routes from 10:00am Friday (November 17) due to cyclone Midhili.
The directive will remain in force until further notice, Ehtesamul Parvez, public relations officer of BIWTA told the press.
Earlier, in a special bulletin, the Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) said the cyclone may cross the coastal area between Mongla Port and Khepupara in the evening.
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