The government will take action if the state-run Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) buses realize extra fair from the home-bound people during Eid-ul-Fitr, says Road Transport Minister Obaidul Quader.
His remarks came at a BRTC’s preparatory meeting ahead of the Eid at its headquarters in Dhaka,state news agency BSS reports . Quader, also the general secretary of Awami League, said the present government would build the BRTC as a modern, clean and transparent institution.
He urged the BRTC officials to improve its service during the Eid and restore its goodwill.
There is no alternative to make the BRTC a profitable organization, he said, adding that the existing policies should be followed while leasing the new buses.
BRTC Chairman Farid Ahmed Bhuiyan and other officials concerned attended the meeting.