A win for students: Half bus fare in Dhaka from tomorrow

Public transport owners today agreed to take half fare from students in Dhaka from tomorrow.

Khandaker Enayet Ullah, general secretary of Dhaka Road Transport Owners’ Association, made the announcement in a briefing today.

“Students will have to show ID cards of their schools/colleges while paying the half fare. This will be applicable from 7 am to 8 pm,” he added.

However, the half fare will not be applicable on government and weekly holidays and during seasonal vacations, according to a release issued in this regard.