The most terrible aspect of living in Dhaka is going from one place to another on time. Dhaka has very inadequate road system and its public transport system is one of the worst in the world.
According to the BUET Accident Research Institute, there is only one bus for each 1200 commuters.
The number aside, the condition these buses are in is also very poor as they all bear marks of accidents and road rage.
The Star Live team explored the scenario of public buses in Dhaka. Watch the first of a six part episode of Dhaka’s bus menace.