Turag River

2nd phase of Bishwa Ijtema
The second phase of Bishwa Ijtema began on the banks of the Turag River in Gazipur’s Tongi on the outskirts of Dhaka on Friday, Feb 9, 2024, through sermons by Maulana Ilyas Bin Saad, the youngest son ...
First phase of Bishwa Ijtema ends
The Akheri Munajat prayer service has brought the first phase of the Bishwa Ijtema, one of the largest gatherings of Muslims in the world, to a close. Hundreds of thousands of devotees took part in th ...
Barriers, walkways under construction along Turag River
In 2018, the Bangladesh government launched a project to construct embankments and walkways in a bid to protect four rivers surrounding Dhaka. Work on the project is currently underway along both side ...
A walkway by the Turag River