Dhaka: 4:52 AM, Fri, 20 Sep, 2019

1,142 BRTC buses for Eid special service

Nasim : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2019-05-26 3:44:05 PM     ||     Updated: 2019-05-30 11:38:25 AM

Senior Correspondent: A total of 1,142 buses of Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) will provide Eid special service during the holy Eid-ul-Fitr. 

Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader made the disclosure while addressing a view exchange meeting at BRTC office in capital’s Motijheel on Sunday noon.

“We have reached in a position that we will be able to provide easier and more satisfactory journey this time,” he said. 

He also said that there will be no traffic jam on Dhaka-Chattogram highway as Kanchpur-Meghna-Gomti bridges have been opened to traffic before the Eid.

Obaidul Quader said during the Eid, 1,142 BRTC buses would be engaged in passenger transport in the inter-district. Of these, 253 new buses have been added from the Eid journey. 

risingbd/Dhaka/May 26, 2019/Reza/Nasim