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RSTA and police conducts joint Highway inspection and on-road awareness program along Thimphu-Phuntsholing highway. The following Parameters are covered during the inspection:
1. Registration Certificate validity
2. Road Worthiness Certificate
3. Loading capacity
4. Trash bags on commercial vehicles
5. Waste management on roads.
Since Its a colective responsibility to ensure safe and efficient transport system in the country, We request all public for cooperation for the noble cause.
'Lets make our roads safe and clean'
Road Blocks along Wangdue-Tsirang, Tsirang-Dagana, Trongsa-Zhemgang and Wangdue-Trongsa route has been cleared and is open to traffic, However all travelers are advised to be alert due to un stable site/road condition, shooting boulders and landslides.
Several road blocks reported on Dagana -Thimphu and Tsirang-Thimphu highway. Clearing works would take time as reported by RSTA Tsirang and Dagana due to multiple block sites which has made difficult for officials to reach the other sides. Travelers are requested to note and be alert for safety.
The ICT Division of Ministry of Information and Communications in collaboration with Department of Information and Technology (DITT) conducted refresher course on GoogleApps today to the officials of Road Safety and Transport Authority.
Age limit for taxi drivers has been raised to 65 years from 60 years. However, after 60, individual taxi drivers shall have to produce medical certificate every year for renewal.
Hon'ble Lyonpo for Ministry of Information and Communications graced the consultative meeting and the signing of Annual Performance Agreement of 2016-2017 from 13th-14th September 2016 between Director General, Division heads and Regional Transport Officers under Road Safety and Transport Authority.