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padma

(ˈpʌdmɑː)
n
1. (Plants) the lotus plant or flower, or an emblematic representation of it
2. (in India) the first part of the titles of certain awards
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Contract Award for: Part-1 : Development of Upendranagar Yasin Ali Zam-e-Mosque Under Sujanagar Upazila, Part-2: Improvement of HBB Road from Hazira Bari more Nera Goaria Bazar to Padma River Par at Nazirgong Union Under Sujanagar Part-3: Construction of of Ojukhana & Ojukhana Shad at Pukurnia Mowlana Roich Uddin (R:) Central Zam-e- Mosque Under Sujanagar Upazila, Part-4: Construction of Vatikoya Student Toilet at Raninagar High School Under Sujanajar, Part-5: Development of Fatema Khatun Girls High School & College Under Santhia Upazila, Part-6 : Development of Sibrambari Zam-e-Mosque Under Santhia Upazila.
Most of the incidents occurred in districts on the Padma River as well as the Chalan Beel, show both the studies.
This study was conducted in the Ganges River (locally known as Padma River in Bangladesh; Latitude 24deg22' N; Longitude 88deg 35' E) in Bangladesh.
Boro, however, is a water-intensive crop that must be grown in dry season and its harvest faces hurdles because of low-water levels in the Padma River and its tributary Mahananda because of the Farakka Dam.
ON THIS DAY LAST YEAR: It was reported that a ferry on the Padma river in Bangladesh had collided with a trawler and capsized, killing 70 people.
The overcrowded boat sank within minutes of colliding with a cargo vessel on the Padma river in central Bangladesh, which is heavily reliant on ferries for transport but has a poor safety record.
The ferry was struck by the cargo vessel at the Daulatdia-Paturia crossing on the Padma River on Sunday afternoon, said fire department official Shahzadi Begum.
A rescue operation was under way on the Padma River, about 25 miles north-west of the capital Dhaka, but it is not clear how many people remain missing.
Rescue workers recovered more bodies, working through the night, a day after the collision on the Padma river which is one of the largest in the delta nation.
Rescuers worked through the night to recover bodies after the collision on the Padma river around 70 kilometres (50 miles) west of the capital Dhaka.
Around 140 passengers were reported to be on the river ferry when it capsized Sunday afternoon after being hit by a cargo vessel on the Padma River about 40 kilometers northwest of Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh.
This study describes the length-weight relationships (LWRs) of 12 least concern and near threaten species according to IUCN Read list from the Padma River, near Rajshahi city, Bangladesh [9].