Posted on February 1, 2011 by wakeupbd
Source : Google Image
The vast swamp Arial Beel, with an average depth of 20 feet, serves as a major flood plain and agricultural hub in Munshiganj area. It stretches across parts of Sreenagar of Munshiganj, and Dohar and Nawabganj of Dhaka.
People protesting the proposed Bangabandhu International Airport in Arial Beel throwing brickbats at police, prompting them to retaliate with tear gas shells on Dhaka-Mawa highway in Munshiganj yesterday
Filed under: Bangladesh, Featured, Politices | Tagged: Airports, Arial Beel, Bangabandhu International Airport, Bangladesh, Dhaka, Munshiganj District, New Airport, Tear gas, Transportation and Logistics |