Bangladesh Land Port Authority

The Bangladesh Land Port Authority or BSBK is an autonomous body that manages all border ports of Bangladesh.[1]

Bangladesh Land Port Authority
Bangladesh Land Port Authority logo.jpeg
Formation2001
HeadquartersDhaka, Bangladesh
Region served
Bangladesh
Official language
Bengali
Chairman
K. M. Tariqul Islam
WebsiteBangladesh Land Port Authority

HistoryEdit

The Bangladesh Land Ports Authority falls under the Ministry of Shipping. It was created in 2001 and manages 13 land ports including Benapole Land Port.[2][3] Tapan Kumar Chakravartyis is the present chairman of the authority.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Three more land ports in the offing under BBIN initiative". Dhaka Tribune. 26 September 2016. Retrieved 2 October 2016.
  2. ^ "Bangladesh Land Ports Authority". Banglapedia. Retrieved 2 October 2016.
  3. ^ "Tk1bn sought to develop 12 land ports". Dhaka Tribune. Archived from the original on 3 October 2016. Retrieved 2 October 2016.
  4. ^ "Business leaders call for better services at land ports". The Daily Star. 7 September 2015. Retrieved 2 October 2016.