Bus registration witnesses drastic fall in 202023 January 2021
The number of buses registered across the country witnessed a drastic fall in 2020 compared to that of 2019.
A total of 2,395 buses were registered in 2020 while the number was 3,558 in 2019, according to statistics provided by the Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA).
Apart from this, the bus registration in Dhaka also saw a significant decrease during the period.
1,792 buses got registration in Dhaka in 2020 while it was 2,951 in 2019, the BRTA data showed.
2,755 buses in 2018 were registered while 3,760 buses in 2017 and 3,833 in 2016 were registered with the transport regulator, added the statistics.