Prospects of Tourism in the South-Western part of Bangladesh: An impact analysis of Padma multi-purpose Bridge
Shelamony Hafsa, Khokaneswar Tripura & Mohammed Mosaraf Hossain
Padma Multi-purpose Bridge commonly known as Padma Bridge connected 60 million People from 21 districts with the other parts of Bangladesh. Several impacts of the Bridge have been identified in different publications but very limited publications are found on tourism industry of the region. Thus, this paper explores the impacts of the Bridge on tourism industry of the southwestern part of Bangladesh. A range of positive outcome have been identified by reviewing and analyzing a number of journal articles, newspapers, electronic and social media, as well as different website information. It is certainly expected that the Bridge will open a new window for tourism industry in the region. The investment and working opportunities in the tourism sector may change dramatically the socio-economic conditions including education, health, employment opportunities, lifestyles, rapid transport services and so on. Likewise, the GDP is expected to increase by 1.2% due to the impacts of the Bridge.
Keywords: Padma Bridge, Tourism, Southwestern part, Impacts, Bangladesh.
|Title:||Prospects of Tourism in the South-Western part of Bangladesh: An impact analysis of Padma multi-purpose Bridge|
|Author:||Shelamony Hafsa, Khokaneswar Tripura & Mohammed Mosaraf Hossain|
|Journal Name:||International Journal of Science and Business|
|ISSN:||ISSN 2520-4750 (Online), ISSN 2521-3040 (Print)|
|Media:||Online & print|
|Issue publication (Year):||2022|
|Date of Publication:||1/09/2022|
|Paper Type:||Literature review|
Cite This Article:
Shelamony Hafsa , Khokaneswar Tripura & Mohammed Mosaraf Hossain (2022). Prospects of Tourism in the South-Western part of Bangladesh: An impact analysis of Padma multi-purpose Bridge. International Journal of Science and Business, 14(1), 31-39. doi: https://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.7040281
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About Author (s)
Shelamony Hafsa, Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management, Noakhali Science and Technology University, Noakhali-3814.
Khokaneswar Tripura, Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management, Rangamati Science and Technology University, Rangamati-4500.
Mohammed Mosaraf Hossain, Department of International Tourism and Hospitality Management, Primeasia University, Dhaka-1213.