Maitri Setu Current Affairs, GK & News
Maitri Setu is a bridge built over the Feni river, which flows between the Indian boundary in Tripura and Bangladesh. This 1.9 km long bridge connects Sabroom in South Tripura and Ramgarh in Bangladesh. It was constructed by the National Highway and Infrastructure Development Corporation at the cost of Rs.133 crore. This bridge makes Tripura the ‘Gateway of North East’ since provides access to Bangladesh’s Chittagong Port.
The World Bank has recently published its report called “Connecting to thrive: Challenges and Opportunities of Transport Integration in Eastern South Asia”. As per the report, greater transport connectivity in between India and Bangladesh can increase the national income of both the nations. Key findings of the report The report highlights that the seamless bilateral ..
The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, will inaugurate the ‘Maitri Setu’ between India and Bangladesh via video conferencing on March 9, 2021. He will also inaugurate and lay the foundation stone of several infrastructure projects in Tripura on the occasion. About ‘Maitri Setu’ The ‘Maitri Setu’ is a bridge that has been built in ..
Topics: Check Post at Sabroom • Chittagong Port • Feni River • India-Bangladesh • Maitri Bridge • Maitri Setu • National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd • Tripura: Gateway of North