Road Transport and Highways Division:.
Road Transport and Highways Division is one of the important Divisions in the Government under
the Ministry of Road Transport and Bridges. Ministry of Road Transport and Bridges comprises
two Divisions, viz 1. Road Transport and Highways Division & 2. Bridges Division.
Division shoulders a vast task and plays a vital role in socio-economic
development of our country. It governs the Departments/Organizations
which are playing very important roles in building our new nation.
These are :
Roads & Highways Department (RHD),
Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA),
Bangladesh Road Transport corporation (BRTC) and
Dhaka Transport Co-ordination Authority (DTCA).
principal motto of this Division is to ensure improvement of socio-economic
condition of the people of our country through formulating policies
regarding roads, road transports through construction, development,
expansion and maintenance of environment-friendly and user-friendly
integrated roads transportation.
the responsibilities of Road Transport and Highways Division are very tremendous, the
figure of personnel of this Division is not so high. Only a total
of 157 (one hundred fifty seven) officers and staff are shouldering
the giant responsibility of carrying out the activities and functions
of the Division. As the demand of the people of our country for
service-oriented and environment-friendly roads network are increasing
day by day, the personnel of the Division and its agencies are also
playing a pivotal role in fulfilling the demand of the valued people
of our country.