Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC)

May 30, 2022
May 30, 2022

Another road crash, another pointless tragedy

Govt must enforce the transport act, make roads safer

January 7, 2020
January 7, 2020

Purchase of ‘Faulty’ Buses, Trucks: BRTC to start probe soon

The authorities will finally start investigating the purchase of “faulty” buses and trucks from Indian manufacturers for the Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation.

November 24, 2019
November 24, 2019

8 educational institutions get new buses

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader hands over nine new buses to eight educational institutions as promised by the prime minister.

October 5, 2019
October 5, 2019

City Bus Services: Bring them under franchise system

The High Court has directed the authorities concerned to bring bus services in all metropolitan cities under the franchising system, which would allow one company to operate all buses on each route and end unhealthy competition among drivers.

September 16, 2019
September 16, 2019

Quader for probing purchase of ‘defective’ buses from India

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader has asked the BRTC chairman to investigate the purchase of “defective” buses from India.

July 22, 2019
July 22, 2019

BRTC staff, drivers withdraw demonstration

Agitating drivers and staff of Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation have withdrawn their demonstration after the BRTC chairman agreed to meet their demands.

June 20, 2019
June 20, 2019

Pay Tk 50 lakh to Rajib’s family: HC

High Court has ordered two bus companies to pay Tk 50 lakh compensation over the death of Rajib Hossain, the student who died between two buses in Dhaka last year.

May 26, 2019
May 26, 2019

Action if BRTC realises extra fare: Quader

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader says that action will be taken if the state-run Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) buses realise extra fair from the home-bound people during the holy Eid-ul-Fitr.

May 22, 2019
May 22, 2019

BRTC launches AC bus service on Dhaka-N’ganj route

Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) launches an air condition (AC) bus service on Dhaka-Narayanganj route.

April 2, 2019
April 2, 2019

BRTC staff form human chain, demand arrears

BRTC drivers and staff of 18 depots across the country form a human chain in front of Jatiya Press Club in Dhaka to press home their ten-point demand including payment of their arrear and nationalisation of their job.