Road Transport Act

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    Workers threaten 96-hour strike in November if demands not met

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:51pm on October 29, 2018

    Bangladesh Road Transport Workers Federation on Monday again threatened to observe 96-hour countrywide strike in the third week of November if changes not brought to...

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    Jatri Kalyan Samiti calls for withdrawing strike in people’s interest

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 04:06pm on October 29, 2018

    Bangladesh Jatri Kalyan Samiti secretary general Mozammel Haque Chowdhury on Monday urged the transport workers to call off their strike to end public sufferings. He...

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    People continue to suffer on second day

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:10pm on October 29, 2018

    The 48-hour countrywide transport work abstention continued to inflict immense sufferings to people across the country on Monday, the second consecutive and last day of...

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    Striking transport workers assault journalists, drivers at Jatrabari

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:49pm on October 28, 2018

    At least four journalists, three photographers and a reporter, were assaulted and abused by transport workers at Jatrabari in the capital on Sunday on the...

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    Infant dies as transport workers block ambulance

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 11:40pm on October 28, 2018

    A seven-day girl died on her way to Sylhet Osmani Medical College Hospital from Moulvibazar as transport workers reportedly stopped an ambulance carrying her Sunday...

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    Workers on strike without understanding law: Anisul

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 08:01pm on October 28, 2018

    Law, justice and parliamentary affairs minister Anisul Huq on Sunday said transport workers are perhaps observing countrywide strike without understanding the new road transport act....

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    Shajahan refuses to comment on strike, Quader urges to withdraw strike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:53pm on October 28, 2018

    Shipping minister Shajahan Khan, also executive president of Bangladesh Road Transport Workers’ Federation, on Sunday refused to make any comment on...

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    Transport strike makes millions suffer

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:00pm on October 28, 2018

    People across the country, including passengers, admission-seekers and businesspeople, suffered for an acute crisis of transports on Sunday, the first day of the 48-hour countrywide...

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    Goods transport strike on

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 08, 2018

    Owners and workers of goods transports on Sunday began work abstention partially across the country on Sunday for an indefinite period, affecting the supply chain...

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    New transport law to serve only transport owners, workers: PWAB

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:42am on September 23, 2018

    Passenger rights activists on Saturday alleged that Road Transport Bill, 2018 was being enacted only to meet the demands of transport owners and workers....