Road Transport Act

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    Lenient enforcement of law won’t change the road regime

    | Updated at 12:00am on March 24, 2020

    A LENIENCE in the enforcement of the Road Transport Act 2018 and special opportunities given to vehicle owners and drivers to collect and renew driving...

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    A year of government failures in communications sector

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 29, 2019

    MORE than a year has passed after the enactment of the Road Transport Act 2018 and even more time has passed after the road safety...

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    Bangladesh too tardy to frame rules on road transport law

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 22, 2019

    A DELAY in framing the rules required for an effective implementation of the Road Transport Act 2019, which came into force on November 1 more...

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    Drivers, assistant get life term

    Court Correspondent | Updated at 03:36pm on December 01, 2019

    A Dhaka court on Sunday sentenced two drivers and a helper of two buses to life term imprisonment in the case over a 2018 road...

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    Safety campaigners for immediate enforcement of new road law

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:40pm on November 30, 2019

    Road safety campaigners on Saturday urged the government to ensure immediate enforcement of the Road transport Act 2018 to bring order and reduce the number...

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    RTA enforcement to be made tolerable: Obaidul

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 05:22pm on November 25, 2019

    Road transport and bridges minister Obaidul Quader on Monday said the Road Transport Act would be enforced keeping it at a tolerable level. ‘We'll ensure...

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    Road transport owners, workers to get 7 months for proper documents

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:12am on November 24, 2019

    The government has assured the Bangladesh Road Transport Workers Federation that the transport workers and owners would get time until June 30 to have proper...

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    Truck, covered van owners, workers call off strike

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:52am on November 21, 2019

    Bangladesh Truck and Covered Van Goods Transport Owners and Workers Unity Council ended its countrywide strike on early Thursday following a meeting with home minister...

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    People suffer as transport strike on

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:07pm on November 20, 2019

    Chaos ruled over roads across the country cauisng sufferings to passengers and disrupting commodity supply as goods vehicle owners and workers on Wednesday joined bus...

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    Chaos on roads over new law

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:24pm on November 19, 2019

    Goods carrying vehicle owners and workers are set to go on a countrywide strike for indefinite period as the government began operating mobile courts under...