Trade resumes through Banglabandha land port

    Trade through the Bangladesh land port resumed on Saturday after a 12-day suspension marking Eid-ul-Azha.

    Abul Kalam Azad, in charge of the port, said that all trade resumed in full swing from 11:00 a.m.

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    The port had been closed since July 19, marking Eid-ul-Azha, one of the largest Muslim religious festivals.

    Azad told The Daily Star by telephone that 10 trucks with floating glass destined for export to Nepal had passed while 216 trucks carrying imports from India and Bhutan had arrived yesterday.

    Of the trucks entering, 40 carried stone, 79 corn, two mustard cakes, three wheat and two wheat bran from India, and 90 stone from Bhutan.

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