BRTC

January 18, 2020
January 18, 2020

Govt bus service for school students to be launched in Ctg

Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) is going to launch 10 buses for the students of Chattogram next week.

June 21, 2019
June 21, 2019

Test drivers for dope, eyesight

The High Court yesterday asked the authorities concerned to conduct dope and vision tests on drivers’ licence seekers.

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.

March 2, 2019
March 2, 2019

Open umbrellas inside the bus

Swapan Khandokar, a passenger of a BRTC bus plying on Khulna-Barishal route on Tuesday, got on the bus in dry clothes, but by the time he reached his destination, he was drenched. The roof of the dilapidated bus constantly leaked water from the pouring rain outside, to the point where some passengers were forced to open their umbrellas inside the vehicle.

January 9, 2019
January 9, 2019

BRTC staffers call off strike at Joar Sahara depot

Workers and drivers of BRTC bus depot at Joar Sahara call off their strike on an assurance by the authorities that their arrears will be paid in full by August this year.

May 10, 2018
May 10, 2018

Plea seeks stay on HC order compensating Rajib’s family

Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) files a petition with the Supreme Court seeking stay on the High Court order that asked it to pay compensation to the family of Rajib Hossain, who lost his right hand in a road accident and later died last month.

April 5, 2018
April 5, 2018

2 bus drivers remanded

A Dhaka court places drivers of two buses of BRTC and Sajan Paribahan on a two-day remand in connection with an incident in which Rajib Hossain lost one of his hands after he got stuck between the two speeding buses.

June 2, 2016
June 2, 2016

Govt considering traffic situation seriously

Finance Minister AMA Muhith says that the government is mulling creating an ‘independent metropolitan communication authority’ to ease traffic congestion in different important cities including Dhaka Metropolitan City.

April 11, 2016
April 11, 2016

Depot managers behind BRTC’s fall: Obaidul

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader is dissatisfied at the way BRTC is operating and blamed its depot managers for the dismal state.

January 19, 2016
January 19, 2016

Unruly BRTC buses booked, kudos cops

No one is above the law and the traffic police in Dhaka’s Farmgate area has made the exemplary move by translating the words into action. Though the Farmgate point has been an example of rampant traffic violation, not sparing unruly state-run BRTC buses prove that they are trying their best.