Dhaka Nagar Paribahan buses hit the streets

  • As the Dhaka Nagar Paribahan bus service is still very new, passengers are travelling in relative comfort due to the lack of crowds so far. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    As the Dhaka Nagar Paribahan bus service is still very new, passengers are travelling in relative comfort due to the lack of crowds so far. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A Dhaka Nagar Paribahan bus approaches the Mohammadpur bus stand through Bosila bridge in the capital. The gates of all the new BRTC buses operating under the service are always closed after the passengers get on board. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A Dhaka Nagar Paribahan bus approaches the Mohammadpur bus stand through Bosila bridge in the capital. The gates of all the new BRTC buses operating under the service are always closed after the passengers get on board. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The fleet of Dhaka Nagar Paribahan is a mix of new and old buses, which were repaired and repainted before hitting the streets. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The fleet of Dhaka Nagar Paribahan is a mix of new and old buses, which were repaired and repainted before hitting the streets. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Every bus operating under the Dhaka Nagar Paribahan service is equipped with a fire extinguisher and a first aid box. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Every bus operating under the Dhaka Nagar Paribahan service is equipped with a fire extinguisher and a first aid box. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The bus ticket system of Dhaka Nagar Paribahan is digital. As soon as passengers inform the counter attendant about their destination, a ticket containing the necessary details, including the name of the destination, fare and date is printed out. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The bus ticket system of Dhaka Nagar Paribahan is digital. As soon as passengers inform the counter attendant about their destination, a ticket containing the necessary details, including the name of the destination, fare and date is printed out. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The Dhaka Nagar Paribahan bus stop in Dhanmondi is not very crowded as buses operating under the service arrive every five to 10 minutes, Dec 27, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The Dhaka Nagar Paribahan bus stop in Dhanmondi is not very crowded as buses operating under the service arrive every five to 10 minutes, Dec 27, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The bus ticket system of Dhaka Nagar Paribahan is digital. As soon as passengers inform the counter attendant about their destination, a ticket containing the necessary details, including the name of the destination, fare and date is printed out. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The bus ticket system of Dhaka Nagar Paribahan is digital. As soon as passengers inform the counter attendant about their destination, a ticket containing the necessary details, including the name of the destination, fare and date is printed out. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • The Dhaka Nagar Paribahan bus stop in Dhanmondi is not very crowded as buses operating under the service arrive every five to 10 minutes, Dec 27, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    The Dhaka Nagar Paribahan bus stop in Dhanmondi is not very crowded as buses operating under the service arrive every five to 10 minutes, Dec 27, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Passengers maintain a queue while boarding a bus at a Dhaka Nagar Paribahan bus stop in the capital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Passengers maintain a queue while boarding a bus at a Dhaka Nagar Paribahan bus stop in the capital. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A Dhaka Nagar Paribahan bus approaches the Mohammadpur bus stand through Bosila bridge in the capital. The gates of all the new BRTC buses operating under the service are always closed after the passengers get on board. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A Dhaka Nagar Paribahan bus approaches the Mohammadpur bus stand through Bosila bridge in the capital. The gates of all the new BRTC buses operating under the service are always closed after the passengers get on board. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi