Dhanua-Elenga and Bangabandhu Bridge-Nalka Gas Transmission Pipeline

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Dhanua-Elenga and Bangabandhu Bridge-Nalka Gas Transmission Pipeline is an operational natural gas pipeline in Bangladesh.[1][2]


The pipeline runs from Dhanua, to Elenga and then from Bangabandhu Bridge, to Nalka, Bangladesh.[1]

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Project Details

  • Operator: Gas Transmission Company Limited (GTCL)[3]
  • Owner: Gas Transmission Company Limited (GTCL)[3]
  • Parent company: Petrobangla[1]
  • Capacity: 400 MMscfd[3]
  • Length: 67 km[1]
  • Diameter: 30[1]
  • Status: Operational[4]
  • Start year: 2022[4]
  • Cost:
  • Financing: Government of Bangladesh, JICA, and GTCL[1]
  • Associated infrastructure:


The pipeline provides uninterrupted gas supply to the Titas Gas franchise areas (Gazipur, Mymensingh and Tangail), Parchimanchal franchise areas (Rajshahi Division) and Sundarban franchise areas (Khulna Division). In addition, the project also transports gas to the proposed 450 MW Sirajgonj power station and 450 MW Bheramara power station.[1] The project cost was originally estimated to be 97917.60 lakh taka (approximately $116 Million) but was later revised as 82851.38 lakh taka (approximately 98 Million).[1]

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 Construction of Dhanua-Elenga and Bangabandhu Bridge-Nalka Gas Transmission Pipeline, GTCL, accessed January 28, 2021.
  2. Annual Report 2019 (PDF). PETROBANGLA. 2021. p. 27.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "Annual Report 2021" (PDF). Petrobangla.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Construction of Dhanua-Elenga and Bangabandhu Bridge West Bank-Nalka Gas Transmission Pipeline". GTCL.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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