:: Peoples Time Online ::
Water vessels on different river routes of the country have resumed their services on Thursday afternoon as Cyclone Titli weakened after crossing India’s Odisha coast.
Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) decided to resume the services at 2pm following improvement of weather condition, reports UNB citing BIWTA Public Relations officer Mobarak Hossain Majumder.
Earlier on Wednesday, The BIWTA suspended water transports on all inland routes due to inclement weather caused by the cyclonic storm.
Country’s river ports have been asked to hoist riverine warning signal no two where maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox’s Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to lower local warning signal no. three from four.