Bangladesh Land Port Authority

Project Title: Bangladesh Regional Connectivity Project-1

Development of Sheola, Bhomra, Ramgarh Land Ports and Up-gradation of Security  System of Benapole Land Port

Sponsoring Ministry: Ministry of Shipping
Executing Agency: Bangladesh Land Port Authority

Project Implementation Period:
Date of Commencement: 01 July 2017
Date of Completion: 30 June 2021

Objectives and Targets of the Project:

  • To develop physical infrastructures for imported and exportable goods & vehicles at Sheola, Bhomra, Ramgarh Land Ports and improvement of safety security of Benapole Land Port
  • Improvement of security system providing CCTV at Benapole Land Port
  • Enhance the connectivity between Bangladesh and India
  • Increase cross border trade facilities through land routes with neighboring countries

Project Cost:

Sl. No.Mode of FinancingAmount (In Lac Taka)Amount (In Million USD)Sharing of Financing (In %)
1.Project Aid (IDA)59255.8075.0085.51%

Project Area:

  • Benapole Land Port
  • Bhomra Land Ports
  • Sheola Land Ports
  • Ramgarh Land Port