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    BRTA initiates move to finalise electric vehicle guidelines

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 11:59pm on January 16, 2021

    The Bangladesh Road Transport Authority has initiated a move to finalise the guidelines on electric vehicle registration and operation, two years after the guidelines were...

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    BRTA secretary dies for COVID-19 related complications

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:03pm on January 05, 2021

    Bangladesh Road Transport Authority secretary Khandakar Oliur Rahman died of complications related to coronavirus infection. Confirming the matter, BRTA assistant director (administration) Md Reazul Rahman...

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    Lone automated BRTA vehicle inspection centre check few vehicles

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 04:27pm on January 02, 2021

    The lone automated vehicle inspection centre under the Bangladesh Road Transport Authority at Mirpur in the capital, opened in October 2016, continues to check only...

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    Deadline for expired vehicle docs renewal without fines extended again

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:31pm on January 01, 2021

    The Finance Division for the second time agreed to extend the deadline for the renewal of expired motor vehicle documents and driving licences without any...

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    Errant motorcyclists, ridesharing providers are a worry on road

    | Updated at 12:00am on December 01, 2020

    A RAPID growth in the number of motorcycles and motorcyclists’ inclination to ignore traffic rules have worryingly added to incidents of fatal accidents in recent...

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    Appointment for vehicle fitness renewal goes online

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:02pm on October 03, 2020

    Bangladesh Road Transport Authority is going to introduce online appointment system for renewal of vehicle fitness certificate from October 15. Under the system, vehicle owners...

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    Third-party insurance not mandatory for vehicles: BRTA

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:37pm on October 03, 2020

    Bangladesh Road Transport Authority reminded the police that no case could be filed against any motor vehicle or vehicle owner for not having third-party insurance....

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    BRTA to seek govt decision

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:27am on August 20, 2020

    The Bangladesh Road Transport Authority is going to send bus owners’ proposals to carry passengers on all seats and make the fares regular to the...

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    6 lakh vehicles run without RR number plates

    Shahin Akhter | Updated at 12:09am on August 18, 2020

    More than six lakh motor vehicles are running illegally on roads in different districts without fixing retro-reflective number plates, said Bangladesh Road Transport Authority officials....

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    NBR-BRTA body formed to share car owners’ data

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:47pm on July 28, 2020

    The National Board of Revenue has formed a technical committee to identify methods of receiving car owners’ data, including the actual transaction value of cars,...