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Transport

Transport

River routes halved over last six decades

Although river routes offer cheap and safe travel, waterways have never been important to policymakers of the country.

Waterways have shrunk due to constant encroachment, filling and change in the course of rivers

Public transport

Previous fare must be ensured

Public transport

Passengers huddle to ride a bus defying physical distancing rules amid coronavirus outbreak in Farmgate, Dhaka on 23 August 2020.

Trains will continue with half passenger load, no fare increase

Passenger trains will continue to run with half the seats vacant, said the railways minister, adding that they did not have plan of increasing train fares either.

Trains will continue with half passenger load, no fare increase

Take action against those responsible for poor road transport system

The road transport administration has collapsed. They cannot even ensure minimum discipline.

A section of Bhola-Barishal highway

Eid vacation

Public transport to remain shut for 9 days

Transport movement will remain suspended for nine days before and after Eid-ul-Azha, aiming to contain the spread of coronavirus.

Public transport to remain shut for 9 days

Nur Mohammad made BRTA chairman

The government on Monday appointed Nur Mohammad Mazumder as the new chairman of Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA).

Nur Mohammad made BRTA chairman

Tk 646b proposed for communication sector

The government has proposed an allocation of Tk 64,580 crore for infrastructure of communication sectors aiming to have a modern, safe and environment friendly transportation and communication system ...

Tk 646b proposed for communication sector

Jatrabari-Mawa-Bhanga route to be shut Wednesday for Padma bridge work

Bangladesh Bridge Authority on Monday advised vehicles to use alternative routes to the Jatrabari-Mawa-Bhanga route on Wednesday, 10 June.

Jatrabari-Mawa-Bhanga route to be shut Wednesday for Padma bridge work

Writ filed challenging fare hike of public transport

A writ petition has been filed with the High Court (HC) on Monday challenging a gazette notification sanctioning 60 per cent fare hikes in public transport.

Writ filed challenging fare hike of public transport

Gazette on bus fare today: Quader

Road, transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Sunday said the government will issue a gazette notification on 'an adjusted and logical' bus fare

Awami League general secretary and road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader works at his office
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