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Public Notification
In line with the press release from the Office of the Hon'ble Prime Minister dated 19th March 2022 on the progressive relaxation of COVID-19 preventive measures, RSTA would like to inform that:
1. Lungtenzampa Office will operate in self containment mode for another week. Besides having to facilitate transport for various frontline agencies, some of our officials on frontline duty operating from the office as part of the NC19TF Transport Unit are identified as primary contacts of a few positive cases that have emerged in the last few days.

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Public Notification

As per the directives of National COVID-19 Taskforce, the Road Safety & Transport Authority facilitates passenger bus services. For bus service from Thimphu to other Dzongkhags, please ensure that:


  1. You have a valid antigen negative certificate.

  2. You have applied and obtained e-Pass from https://www.1010.bt/epass/apply/ or call toll free number 1010.

  3. e-Pass is required not only for inter-district travel but also to facilitate your movement from place of stay to Lungtenzampa bus terminal during the Lockdown.

  4. You are willing to undergo a one week "home quarantine" in your place of destination.


The passenger bus schedule from Thimphu and contact details are as follows:


Destination

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

Tashigang / Rangjung / Radhi

Meto Transport (77626233)

Phendey Khenchab Transport (17242020)

Khorlo Transport (17250885)

Bumpa Transport (17314441)

Meto Transport (77626233)

Diriri Transport (17945740)

Meto Transport (77626233)

Bumpa Transport (17314441)

Meto Transport (77626233)

Mongar / Gyalposhing

Bumpa Transport (17314441)

Zhongar Transport (17858483)

CCM Transport (17359825)

Dhug Transport (17359825)

Dhug Transport (17359825)

Bumpa Transport (17314441)

Dhug Transport (17359825)

CCM Transport (17359825)

Dhug Transport (17359825)

Trongsa

Gangchub Transport (17452245)

No Bus

No Bus

Gangchub Transport (17452245)

No Bus

No Bus

Gangchub Transport (17452245)

Zhemgang / Langtel / Pangbang / Buli

Jangchub Transport (17858483)

Druk Dragon Transport (17945740)

Jangchub Transport (17858483)

No Bus

Karma Dorji Transport (17858483)

Jangchub Transport (17858483)

Karma Dorji Transport (17858483)

Druk Dragon Transport (17945840)

Druk Dragon Transport (17945840)

Bumthang

No Bus

No Bus

Meto Transport (77626233)

No Bus

No Bus

No Bus

No Bus

Lhuntse

Bumpa Transport (17314441)

No Bus

Tashi Dawa Transport (17945740)

Druk Khenphen Transport (17858483)

No Bus

Bumpa Transport (17314441)

Pema Transport (17945740)

Tashiyangtse

Sangay Transport (17242020)

Bumpa Transport (17314441)

No Bus

Meto Transport (77626233)

Meto Transport (77626233)

Meto Transport (77626233)

Meto Transport (77626233)

Pemagatshel

No Bus

No Bus

Bumpa Transport (17314441)

Druk Transport (17242020)

No Bus

No Bus

Bumpa Transport (17314441)

Haa

Seryna Transport (17250085)

No Bus

No Bus

No Bus

Seryna Transport (17250085)

No Bus

No Bus

Punakha

Phayul Transport (17858483)


Phayul Transport (17858483)


Phayul Transport (17858483)


Phayul Transport (17858483)

Paro



Dawa Transport (17659537)





S/jongkhar

Bumpa Transport (17314441)


Norbu Samphel Transport (17242020)


Bumpa Transport (17314441)


Norbu Samphel Transport (17242020)

Dagana

Golay Transport (17314441)


Subash Transport (17242020)


Golay Transport (17314441)


Subash Transport (17242020)


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Road Safety and Transport Regulations 2021
The Ministry of Information and Communications would like to inform the general public that the Road Safety and Transport Regulations 1999 is now repealed and replaced with the Road Safety and Transport Regulations 2021. This is done considering the changes, emerging issues and needs of the surface transport scenario in the country.

The Road Safety and Transport Regulations 2021 will come into effect from 1st July 2022. The RSTA in collaboration with Traffic Police, RBP will be conducting advocacies and sensitization through June 2022.

For any enquiries, please contact 02-321948 during office hours.
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Public Notification

As per the Press Release from the Office of the Hon'ble Prime Minister, the RSTA will be facilitating movement for stranded passengers from Thimphu to other Dzongkhags registered with 1010 as follows;

 

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Repatriation

Dzongkhag

Information for Passengers

1

26/Jan/2022

-          Paro

-          Haa

-          Punakha

-          Gasa

Reporting time: 1:30 PM

Departure time: 2:30 PM

Reporting Place: Changlimithang

Requirement for passengers: RT PCR result, PPEs, pack lunch and edibles if required

2

27/Jan/2022

-          Chukha

-          Samtse

-          Tsirang

-          Dagana

-          Sarpang

-          Wangdue Phodrang

Reporting time: 10:00

Departure time: 11:00

Reporting Place: Changlimithang

Requirement for passengers: RT PCR result, PPEs, pack lunch and edibles if required

3

28/Jan/2022

-          Trongsa

-          Zhemgang

-          Bumthang

-          Mongar

-          Trashigang

-          Trashi Yangtse

-          Lhuntse

-          Pemagatshel

-          Samdrup Jongkhar

Reporting time: 10:00

Departure time: 11:00

Reporting Place: Changlimithang

Requirement for passengers: RT PCR result, PPEs, pack lunch and edibles if required


All stranded passengers are requested to register with 1010 for this service.


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Public Notification
RSTA would like to inform that we have activated work-from-home protocol during this black-out period. All online services will be catered to. Further, for those who have scheduled driving tests during these days, we will reschedule and call the candidates to inform about the new schedule.

For any other queries, please call us at:
Thimphu Region - 17 61 97 20
Phuntsholing Region - 17 71 40 07
Gelephu Region - 17 72 12 89
Samdrupjongkhar Region - 17 77 10 20
Mongar Region - 17 17 02 02
Alternatively, you can email us at rsta@rsta.gov.bt
Take care and stay safe la.
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Press Release on Cyber Security Leadership Program

A Cybersecurity Leadership program targeting senior leadership and officials from the Royal Government of Bhutan began on the 6th of January 2022. It is supported by the Temasek Foundation and organized and implemented by the Nanyang Polytechnic International, Singapore. The program consists of a total of five 2-hour sessions spread over several weeks and is attended by 30 senior officials from across the RGOB and set to conclude on 20th January, 2022.

Press Release on Cyber Security Leadership Program

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