450 telephone lines, internet service disrupted in Gulshan

Nearly 450 telephone lines and internet service of Bangladesh Telecommunications Company Limited (BTCL) at road no-1 to 9 in city's Gulshan are got disconnected due to snatching of underground cable.

During the development work of Dhaka North City Corporation (DSCC), BTCL's optical fiber, primary cable, secondary cable and a cabinet were damaged badly by the excavator at road no- 8 that caused service disruption from December 10, said a BTCL press release today.

BTCL is working for the reinstatement of the disconnected telephone lines, internet and expecting to make those active within 7 days.

BTCL authority regretted to its valued customers for the unexpected inconvenience, the release added.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)