An in-house seminar on “A Quantitative Comparison between Performance Status of Public Bus and Private Car” has taken place as a part of Unnayan Onneshan’s regular in-house seminar series. The seminar was started up with the presentation of Farah Masud, Research Intern of the organization. The Seminar focuses on two elements of research works; firstly the paper that has already been prepared by the researcher and secondly the ongoing paper work.
The paper discloses various analytical causes of present traffic congestion in Dhaka city with impacts as well. Various studies showed that private car is one of the major reasons that cause traffic congestion whereas public bus is far better in case of carrying passengers and reducing extra traffic pressure. This study focuses the logical basis of this supervision conducted a quantitative measurement that revealed the ratio of private cars and public buses presently plying Dhaka city and comparative passengers carrying capacity as well. Recommendations have been drawn from the logical quantitative basis of the study.
The seminar was participated by the Chairperson of Unnayan Onneshan and the other researchers. Mr. Farooq Tarik from Pakistan was also present there as a guest. After the presentation of Farah Masud, the Chairperson, the guest and the researchers came up with different queries and suggestions. After the discussion of different issues on the research, the moderator Mohammed Abdul Baten concluded the seminar.