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Calling off strike not possible now, transport leader says

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UNB Report
General secretary of Road Transport Workers Federation Osman Ali on Sunday said now it is not possible to withdraw their ongoing 48-hour strike.
"The minister gave his opinion on the media but he could have talked to us. The matter could be resolved through dialogue," he said while talking over phone.
Earlier, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said there is no possibility to bring any change in the Road Transport Act right now.
Responding to a query about their...
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255 vulnerable city buildings to be demolished

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Staff Reporter
Housing and Public Works Minister Engineer Mosharraf Hossain on Sunday told the Parliament that steps are being taken to demolish 255 vulnerable buildings in the capital.
"Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha (Rajuk) has identified 321 risky buildings in the city since 2010. Of the...
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Govt to distribute 35 crore free textbooks: Nahid

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MPO inclusion to continue
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The government will distribute around 35 crore textbooks free of cost among the primary and secondary level students in 2019 academic year.
Half of the textbooks have already been reached the respective schools and the rest will be reached by Decem-ber 14...
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No change in RTA now: Quader

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Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader on Sunday said there is no possibility to bring any change to the Road Transport Act (RTA) right now.
Referring to the eight-point demand of the transport workers, Quader said, "We can't change the Road Transport Act now. If there...
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Immense sufferings of people due to road transport strike

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People across the country on Sunday faced tremendous sufferings as road transport workers went on a 48-hour work abstention countrwide to press home their eight-point demands, including amendments to the recently passed Road Transport Act.
Road Transport Workers Federation on...
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