Efforts to reclaim Shimulia pier

  • The authorities put around 3,000 geobags on the bank of the Padma river on Wednesday as part of efforts to restore a ferry pier in Munshiganj's Shimulia a day after strong currents devoured the platform. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The authorities put around 3,000 geobags on the bank of the Padma river on Wednesday as part of efforts to restore a ferry pier in Munshiganj's Shimulia a day after strong currents devoured the platform. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Workers putting geobags on the bank of the Padma river on Wednesday as part of efforts to restore a ferry pier in Munshiganj's Shimulia a day after strong currents devoured the platform. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Workers putting geobags on the bank of the Padma river on Wednesday as part of efforts to restore a ferry pier in Munshiganj's Shimulia a day after strong currents devoured the platform. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Workers putting geobags on the bank of the Padma river on Wednesday as part of efforts to restore a ferry pier in Munshiganj's Shimulia a day after strong currents devoured the platform. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Workers putting geobags on the bank of the Padma river on Wednesday as part of efforts to restore a ferry pier in Munshiganj's Shimulia a day after strong currents devoured the platform. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Md Motiul Islam, the executive engineer of BIWATA, said on Wednesday that they were planning to restore the pier No. 3 at Shimulia in Munshiganj as erosion almost stopped a day after strong currents of the Padma river devoured the platform. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Md Motiul Islam, the executive engineer of BIWATA, said on Wednesday that they were planning to restore the pier No. 3 at Shimulia in Munshiganj as erosion almost stopped a day after strong currents of the Padma river devoured the platform. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Workers making geobags by putting sand into geotextile bags at Shimulia in Munshiganj on Wednesday as the authorities try to restore a ferry pier after erosion. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Workers making geobags by putting sand into geotextile bags at Shimulia in Munshiganj on Wednesday as the authorities try to restore a ferry pier after erosion. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Workers putting geobags at ferry pier No. 3 in Munshiganj's Shimulia in an effort to stop erosion. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Workers putting geobags at ferry pier No. 3 in Munshiganj's Shimulia in an effort to stop erosion. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

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