Gabtoli Bus Terminal, the largest and the busiest inter-district bus terminal in the capital, has to be relocated for the construction of a metro rail line. This may lead to suffering for tens of thousands of passengers.
Police have been checking long-haul buses as well as other vehicles at different entry points in Dhaka since morning.
A day after the new bus fare was in effect, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today said the reduced fare will be implemented from May 20.
Mayor of Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Annisul Huq expresses hope that the wholesale market of Karwan Bazar would be shifted to Jatrabari and Gabtoli within few months.
A transport worker is crushed under a vehicle of Dhaka North City Corporation in the capital’s Gabtoli bus terminal area early today.
Three persons including a woman are killed in separate road accidents in Gabtoli, Motijheel and Gulistan Zero point areas of Dhaka.
A Dhaka court places a bus helper on a three-day remand in a case filed against him for verbally abused a Dhaka University student yesterday.
A Dhaka court places five more people on a six-day remand in a case filed for the murder of a police officer in the capital.