DHAKA, April 16, 2017 (BSS) - Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today said the ongoing drive to discipline public transports will continue until they stop causing public sufferings in the capital.
"We initiated the drive to stop sitting service and to remove (extra) bumpers (extended structure used in trucks)," he told newsmen while witnessing a drive being carried out by regulatory Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) at Tejgaon Satrasta intersection.
Quader, also Awami League General Secretary, said discipline will be restored solving indiscipline in transport sector in legal way while none will be spared in this regard.
Asked whether the decision to ban sitting service would cause rather enhance peoples sufferings he said "when everything could be brought under regulation, it won't create any problem".
"We are taking these actions to lessen passengers suffering," he said.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)