A training workshop was held to increase the professional skills and awareness of professional motorists to prevent road accidents in Chapainawabganj (BRTA) under the slogan “Follow the speed limit, prevent road accidents”.
On Thursday (March 30, 2023) morning, training was conducted in the hall room of Shah Neyamatullah College in the district city organized by Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) Chapainawabganj Circle and with the cooperation of the district administration.
Under the chairmanship of Chapainawabganj (BRTA) Circle Assistant Director (Engine) Shahzaman Haque, Additional District Magistrate Asif Ahmed, Sadar Traffic Inspector Anisuzzaman, Medical Officer Shahnaz Khatun spoke to raise awareness about various crimes and penal measures under the Bangladesh Road Transport Act 2018. (BRTA) Circle Motor Vehicle Inspector Salim Hasan, Mechanical Engineering Abu Huzaifa, Chapainawabganj District Truck and Tanklory Covered Van Workers Union President Ayub Ali, (BRTA) Chapainawabganj Circle office assistants and officials were present.
As part of the training, a discussion meeting was held at Shahneyamtullah College where various topics were highlighted in hand to improve the skills of drivers. After that, the drivers were given a practical test as part of the training at the truck terminal located in the Chapainawabganj municipality area. The (BRTA) Circle confirmed that 100 professional drivers of various professions participated in the day-long training workshop as part of this training to improve the professional skills of the drivers.
In the discussion meeting, Assistant Director (Engine) Shahzaman Haque gave the closing speech and told the drivers to drive according to the traffic laws. Do not drive for more than 08 hours at a time with extra passengers. Do not over speed. Don’t overtaking with sleepy eyes and over confidence on the road. He says that he will drive the car by checking the fuel, engine, brakes before driving.