This research paper is part of my course requirement Eng105 that was assigned to me for this fall semester 2007.The research paper is based on the most happening concern of Dhaka city- Traffic congestion. The research paper titled “Alternatives to control traffic jams in Dhak
Speech of the Inspector General of Police (IGP)
Traffic Jam in Dhaka City: Challenges and Possible Solution
January 15:2008 (12:30 pm)
Mr. President- American Chamber of Commerce in Bangladesh
Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen
Assalamu Alaikum and Good Afternoon
Let me first
What is Traffic jam?
A traffic jam is a long line of vehicles that cannot move forward because there is too much traffic, or because the road is blocked by something.
The major factor behind traffic Jam in Bangladesh:
There are many reasons behind traffic jam in Bangladesh. Among them some ma
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TRAFFIC CHAOS .
Morning 8 a.m . You have to-go-to office . Very important meeting today . If you are late the company will suffer great loss . You are struck in a traffic jam . what will you do?
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DHAKA CITY’S TRANSPORTATION PROBLEM :
IS THERE ANY SOLUTION ?
Over the last few years the transportation problem of Dhaka City has visibly been
deteriorating steadily. Citizens constantly complain about the unbearable twin problems of traffic
Cause of heavy traffic
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• Economic growth.
• Economies of scale where all factors of production will be used more efficiently
• Productivity gains
• Less wastage of resources
• Reduction of congestions cost
• Mauritius can emerge as a model in the region a
TRAFFIC JAM AFFECTS SOCIETY AND ENVIRONMENT
Traffic jam affects the society in some of the ways below:
• creates mental stress in the motorists
• paves way for wastage of fuel and wear & tear of vehicle parts which ultimately waste the money of the motorists
• becomes a cause f
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Traffic Control: The Need For Change
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of transportation or by revi
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