Tuhin Shubhra Adhikary | The Daily Star
  • Tuhin Shubhra Adhikary

  • From digital to manual

    Fitness checks of all buses and trucks registered with BRTA Mirpur office are being done manually, as the only automated vehicle inspection system that had been working broke down three months ago.
  • Rajib's Death in Race of Buses: No compensation, no justice yet

    One year has gone by but the family members of Rajib Hossain, who died after losing his hand that got stuck between two buses in the capital, neither got justice nor any compensation.
  • Suprobhat Paribahan: 90pc buses ran without papers

    Around 90 percent buses of Suprobhat Paribahan had been operating without having necessary clearances that include route permits, fitness certificates and professional licences of the drivers, found a probe committee.
  • Unfitness Vehicles

    No fitness docs, yet running

    More than 70,000 vehicles have not had their fitness certificates renewed in 10 years, and many of them are on the road posing serious risks of accidents.
  • Road crashes on rise despite govt measures

    Despite measures taken by the government following an unprecedented student movement for road safety, the numbers of road crashes and fatalities had increased last year compared to those of the previous year.