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BD-India trade through Bhomra port resumes

| Updated: June 02, 2020 21:23:46

BD-India trade through Bhomra port resumes

After two months and eight days, trade between Bangladesh and India resumed through Bhomra land port of Satkhira from Tuesday.

Import and export activities through this port were suspended due to lockdown of India and Bangladesh to prevent the spread of coronavirus outbreak, reports UNB.

Arafat Hossain, president of the Bhomra C&F Agents Association, said all import-export activities between India and Bangladesh had been suspended since March 24 due to the coronavirus pandemic.

On Monday, authorities of both countries decided to resume international trade through the Bhomra landport from today (Tuesday) in consultation with C&F officials and members and Deputy Commissioner SM Mostafa Kamal and Customs and Port Authority in Bhomra port.

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