Country’s first Metro Rail will be open to the public in the last week of December.
Primarily, the Dhaka Metro Rail will run from Uttara to Agargaon.
M A N Siddique, Managing Director of Dhaka Mass Transit Company Limited (DMTCL), confirmed the development to journalists after signing an agreement on land development at Metrorail MRT Line-1 depot area.
The signing ceremony was held at a hotel in the capital on Wednesday.
He said “Countrymen will board the metro rail in the last week of December. Initially, 11.73-kilometer viaduct from Uttara to Agargaon will be open. There are nine stations in the route.”