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Public Transport

Passengers pushed out of bus

Anarchy and chaos on the road must stop

The number of road accidents in Bangladesh has more than doubled in the past 10 years

Anarchy and chaos on the road must stop

Public transport restrictions should not make passengers suffer

The transport owners have questioned the justification of keeping public transport running at half passenger capacity while everything else remains open as normal. But what they didn't mention is ...


Masks on chin, around the neck or in the pocket, anywhere but the face

Instead of wearing the mask over the mouth and nose, people have been pulling them down under their chins or around their necks. Some even simply tuck the masks in their shirt pockets

He's wearing a mask, but on his chin. A common scene in the capital city's public transport

Restriction of public transport

Buses to operate with 50pc passengers at same fare: BRTA

Buses will operate at half of their capacities at same fare from Saturday, said the BRTA

A driver`s assistant collects fare from passengers of a bus in Dhaka

Restrictions on public transport

No data on vaccinations of transport workers

According to the directives of the cabinet division, bus drivers and their assistants must have vaccine certificates. However, people affiliated with public transport do not have any data as to how ...

A transport worker sanitizes a child's hands on a public bus amid the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) outbreak in Dhaka, Bangladesh, 22 June 2020

Buses to operate on trial route from 26 December

Under a special arrangement for bus route rationalisation, buses will operate on Ghatarchar-Kanchpur trial route from 26 December under a company

Buses to operate on trial route from 26 December

5 detained for ‘anti-state propaganda’: RAB

RAB has arrested five people on charges of spreading propaganda against the state and instigating vandalism

5 detained for ‘anti-state propaganda’: RAB

BRTA recommends cancelling route permit of buses under 25 companies

Five bus drivers were jailed for reckless driving and obstructing government official from performing duties, said BRTA director (enforcement)

BRTA sends proposal to cancel route of buses under 25 companies

Half fare in all city bus services

Bangladesh Transport Owners Association on Sunday announced that students will be charged half fare in public transport in all cities of the country including Dhaka and Chattogram

Students demonstrating for safe roads and half fare in public transports in Dhaka

Two arrested on charge of torching, vandalising bus in Rampura

Police arrested Shapon Reza on Saturday night while Shahid Bepari was held earlier

Buses torched following the death of a college student in Rampura, Dhaka
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