Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina finally fulfilled the wish of Shirshendu Biswas, a class IV student of Government Jubilee High School in Sadar upazila in Jhalokathi.
The boy wrote a letter to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina seeking a bridge over the Payra River in his neighbourhood.
ECNEC Chairperson and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday approved construction of a 1690-meter long bridge over River Payra on the Kachua-Betagi-Patuakhali-Lohalia-Kalaiya road.
Planning Minister M A Mannan said, “The 4th grader student wrote a letter to our Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. There were lots of logic in that letter. Our Primer is kind hearted. She kept her promise.”
Shirshendu, son of Biswajit Biswas of Mirzaganj in Jhalokathi district and a resident of Puran Bazar village in Mirzaganj upazila, wrote the letter to the Prime Minister, seeking necessary steps to construct a bridge over the Payra in Mirzaganj in August, 2016.