Road Transport and Bridges Ministry

Chaos on roads

When will BRTA wake up?

The rage in which a biker, Shawkat Ali, set fire to his motorcycle on Badda Link Road in the capital last Monday is just one example of the boundless anarchy and irregularities in the road transport ...

When will BRTA wake up?

BRTC bus

How to stop waste of public money

While the business of private bus owners is flourishing, the government transport agency Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) is counting losses in millions every year

How to stop waste of public money

WB delays decision to fund road safety project: Quader

Road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Sunday said the World Bank is delaying its decision to finance Bangladesh’s road safety project despite repeatedly expressing interest in it.

WB delays decision to fund road safety project: Quader

Metro rail among three mega projects to be inaugurated next year: Quader

The first-ever metro rail services in the country on line-6 is going to be launched by December 2022, said road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Sunday

Metro rail completes a 'performance run' from Uttara depot to Pallabi, Mirpur, Dhaka on 29 August 2021

Govt to construct Tk 32.63b Kewatkhali bridge over Brahmaputra in Mymensingh

The government has initiated a move to construct an eye-catching over Tk 32.63 billion steel arch bridge over Brahmaputra river in Mymensingh to establish improved road connectivity among the ...

Govt to construct Tk 32.63b Kewatkhali bridge over Brahmaputra in Mymensingh

Deal inked under SASEC-2 to develop roads in northern region

The government Sunday signed an agreement for two packages under South Asia Sub-regional Economic Cooperation (SASEC-2) for the development of road connectivity in the country’s northern region

Deal inked under SASEC-2 to develop roads in northern region

'BRT project becomes a burden as it proceeds at snail's pace, costs double'

The 5-year project tenure has been extended to eight years. So far, progress of the project is only 40 per cent although the delays caused increase of the project cost by 109 per cent

'BRT project becomes a burden as it proceeds at snail's pace, costs double'

Deliver driving licences to applicants immediately

Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) is responsible to monitor and manage discipline on the road, to look into whether the transport owners and drivers are following rules and so on

Deliver driving licences to applicants immediately

Padma Bridge

'Vehicular movement to kick off in June 2022'

The work of placing concrete slabs on the roadways of the Padma bridge will end in September. After that anyone would be able to cross the bridge on foot if they wish to do so. The construction of ...

'Vehicular movement to kick off in June 2022'
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