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All initiatives for safe roads at a standstill

The Road Transport Act remains ineffective, even after three and a half years. The government decisions are invariably swayed under pressure from the transport owners and workers

All initiatives for safe roads at a standstill

Govt decides to reduce fare for students in BRTC bus: Quader

Earlier, on 3 November, the government raised the prices of diesel and kerosene by Tk 15 per litre

Students from different colleges stage demonstration at Science Laboratory intersection in the capital in demand of half bus fare. The picture was taken on 23 November.

Fuel Price hike

Petrol pump, tank-lorry owners demand rise in commissions, transportation fares

Nazmul said they will go for action programme to realise their demands if the BPC fails to raise their commissions within a week or two

Oil tankers

Sylhet transport strike withdrawn after a day

Abu Sarkar, acting president of the Sylhet divisional committee of the Transport Workers’ Federation (TWF), said the strike was called off at around 9:30pm after a meeting with the Sylhet divisional ...

SSC examinees, others suffer as transport strike begins in Sylhet

SSC examinees, others suffer as transport strike begins in Sylhet

Bangladesh Road Transport Workers’ Federation (BRTWF) began an indefinite transport strike in Sylhet division on Monday to press the authorities for their five-point demand

SSC examinees, others suffer as transport strike begins in Sylhet

Truck and freight transport leaders also withdraw strike

Leaders of freight transport owners-workers association postponed their strike after a meeting with home minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal at the secretariat on Monday night

Long tailback is seen on the Dhaka-bound side of Dhaka-Chattogram highway in Shahidnagar of Daudkandi, Cumilla on Wednesday. A 10km-long tailback has been created from Meghna-Gomti toll plaza in Daudkandi, Cumilla to Amirabad as huge number of vehicles started operating after withdrawal of several days of strike by transport owners in various districts. Photo: Abdur Rahman

Why people held hostage

Latest transport strike imposed forcibly

Why people held hostage

Latest transport strike imposed forcibly

Transport strike

Transport fare in Dhaka city skyrockets to Tk 800

The strike rolled out on the third day on Sunday. No bus or goods-carrying transport were on the streets, causing sufferings to general people and traders. Women suffered more. Commuters travelled by ...

Transport fare in Dhaka city skyrockets to Tk 800

Truck owners say strike to continue after meeting home minister

Truck workers-owners federation leaders have said the ongoing strike would go on until the diesel price is reduced or transport fare is adjusted with the increased fuel price.

Truck owners say strike to continue after meeting home minister

Commuters suffer as transport strike continues

Commuters had a harrowing time on Saturday morning as the indefinite nationwide strike of bus owners and transporters entered the second day

Commuters suffer as transport strike continues
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