Tuhin Shubhra Adhikary | The Daily Star
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  • ‘Chinese contractor will compensate for it’

    China Railway Group Limited, also known as CREC, the contractor of the Padma Bridge Rail Link Project (PBRLP), will have to pay for damaging the newly-built Dhaka-Mawa-Bhanga expressway by operating overloaded trucks with construction materials.
  • SUV with MP sticker has no papers!

    The Road Transport Act-2018 stipulates up to six months’ imprisonment or a fine of Tk 25,000 or both for driving a vehicle without an updated fitness certificate. The law also specifies a fine of Tk 10,000 for not having a tax token.
  • Short-staffed BRTA failing to deliver

    To get a driving licence from the Bangladesh Road Transport Authority, an aspiring driver is supposed to pass three tests -- written, practical and viva.
  • Road Safety in Bangaldesh

    News Analysis: Of promises, of legislature

    Road transport and traffic management, over a period of time, has gone through major changes, but road safety remains one of the most serious social concerns in Bangladesh and emerges as a “man-made epidemic”.
  • Akhaura-Laksham Expansion: Rail project PD to be removed over graft

    The railways ministry has asked Bangladesh Railway (BR) to remove project director Ramzan Ali from the Akhaura-Laksham Dual Gauge Double Line Project after a corruption case was filed against him.