Road Transport Act 2018

July 19, 2022
July 19, 2022

Baby born in road accident: HC orders social welfare secretary to provide Tk 5 lakh

The High Court today (July 19, 2022) directed the trustee board formed under the Road Transport Act, 2018, to give Tk 5 lakh – in 15 days – for the baby born during a road accident on Dhaka-Mymensingh highway on July 16.

June 12, 2022
June 12, 2022

Beware of the danger of driver fatigue on the highways

Continued lack of concern for road safety is unacceptable

November 19, 2019
November 19, 2019

79 cases filed under new Road Transport Act

Mobile courts of Bangladesh Road Transport Authority files 79 cases under Road Transport Act-2018 and other relevant laws in Dhaka city on the second consecutive day of the operation.

November 17, 2019
November 17, 2019

Road transport law goes into effect from today: Quader

The government is going to enforce the much-anticipated Road Transport Act 2018 from today.

November 15, 2018
November 15, 2018

Road Transport Act 2018: Not in force yet

The Road Transport Act-2018 is yet to be brought into effect a month after the president's approval, allegedly due to a movement against the law by transport workers.

October 28, 2018
October 28, 2018

They don’t know the law properly: Law minister

Law Minister Anisul Huq says transport workers are enforcing the strike because they do not know about the road transport act properly.

September 13, 2018
September 13, 2018

Road transport bill to be placed in parliament today

The proposed Road Transport Act 2018 will be placed before the parliament today, Road Transport and Bridges Ministry said yesterday.

August 7, 2018
August 7, 2018

Causing Death by Rash Driving: Maximum 5 years' jail

A draft law approved by the cabinet yesterday proposes a maximum punishment of five years' imprisonment for causing death to a person by reckless driving, drawing strong criticism from road safety campaigners who termed the sentence insufficient to end anarchy on roads.