DHAKA, 26 June 2022, (TON): World Bank countrydirector for Bangladesh and Bhutan, Mercy Miyang Tembon, said “the World Bank was happy with the opening of the Padma Bridge.”
She said while talking to reporters “we are happy that the bridge is completed. We are happy that Bangladesh is going to be benefited from this bridge.”
Tembon said “the World Bank was one of the biggest development partners of Bangladesh.”
She said “we recognise the impotence of this bridge.”
She added that the bridge would bring economic benefit to the people of Bangladesh by creating jobs and reducing travel time.