Dhaka: 10:33 AM, Sat, 29 Feb, 2020

Decision on highway toll won’t be changed

Nasim : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2019-09-11 5:58:02 PM     ||     Updated: 2019-09-12 9:20:40 AM

Secretariat Correspondent: Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said there is no possibility to step back from the decision on highway toll.

The minister made the assertion while addressing a meeting at conference room of the secretariat on Wednesday.

Replying to a question over the issue, the Awami League general secretary said, Prime Minister herself made the announcement. So, there is no scope to change the decision.

The process of highway toll collection is underway. All countries of the world have highway toll collection system.

“All kinds of vehicles including passenger vehicles, goods laden transports will have to pay toll. However, the toll rate will be different,” he added.

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