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World Day of Remembrance Observed yesterday by conducting a special Rimdro


The Road Safety and Transport Authority observed 'World Day of Remembrance' yesterday by conducting a special Rimdro to remember those who lost their lives in road traffic crashes and also to offer our heartiest prayers for the well being and happiness of all the sentient beings.

The World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims (WDR) is commemorated on the third Sunday of November each year ? to remember many millions killed and injured on the world?s roads, together with their families, friends and many others who are also affected. It is also a Day on which we thank the emergency services and reflect on the tremendous burden and cost of this daily continuing disaster to families, communities and countries, and on ways to halt it.

Click the link below to read more on World Day of Remembrance

https://worlddayofremembrance.org/about/

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Emission Test Schedule (20-11-2017)

Yangki Automobiles will be carrying out vehicle emission test for all the Dzongkhags Starting from 12.11.17.  All are requested to have their vehicles tested at the places and the schedule given below. Yangki Automobile shall not be held responsible for any consequences for failing to do so thereafter.

Place

Date

Venue

Timing

Autsho

21/11/17

Town

9.00 am - 11.00 am

Bhangtar

25/11/17

Town

9.00 am - 3.00 pm

CHPC

13/11/17

CHPC Colony

9.00 am  - 10.00 pm

Dagana

5/12/17

Town

1.00 am - 4.00 pm

Dagapela

6/12/17

Town

9.00 am - 4.30 pm

Drujegang

7/12/17

Zero (on the high way)

11.00 am - 12.00 pm

Duksum

24/11/17

Town

11.00 am - 2.00 pm

Dzonkalum

15/11/17

Gemon Project

3.30 am - 4.30 pm

Gedu

13/11/17

RSTA office

1.00 pm - 4.30 pm

Jomotshangka

27/11/17

Town

9.00 am - 4.30 pm

Kanglung

28/11/17

Town

9.00 am  - 4.00 pm

Khaling

29/11/17

Town

9.00 pm  -11.00 pm

Khothakpa Mines

23/11/17

Khothakpa Mines

9.30 am - 2.30 pm

Kuenga Rabten

15/11/17

Town

9.00 am  - 10.00 pm

Kuenga Rabten

15/11/17

Jai Prakash Prohject site

11.00 am - 2.30 pm

Langthel

14/11/17

Mangdi Chu Project

11.00 am - 2.30 pm

Lhamoizingkha

14/11/17

Friends Lodge

11.30 am - 4.30 pm

Lhuntshi

19/11/17

Dzong parking

9.00 am - 1.30 pm

Nanglam

16 - 18.11.17

Town

9.00 am  - 5.00 pm

Narphung

24/11/17

On the High Way

10.00 - 12.00 noon

Panbang

19/11/17

Town

11.30 am - 2.30 pm

Pema Gastshel

21 - 22/11/17

 

9.00 am - 4.30 pm

Rangjung

25/11/17

Town

9.30 am - 2.30 pm

Sengor

18/11/17

Sengor

 

Shekpashing

24/11/17

On the Higway

2.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Sunkosh

7/12/17

Town

1.00 pm - 2.00 pm

Tangmachu

20/11/17

Tangmachu Central School

3.30 pm - 4.30 pm

Tingtibi

29/11/17

Town

12.30 pm - 4.00 pm

Trashi Yangtsi

22 - 23/11/17

RSTA office

9.00 am - 4.30 pm

Trashigang

26 - 27/11/17

RSTA office

9.00 am  - 4.30 pm

Trongsa

16 - 1711/17

Thrupang

9.00 am - 4.30 pm

Tshangkha

13/11/17

Nikachu Project

10.00 am - 3.30 am

Tsimasham

12/11/17

Town

9.30 am - 2.30 pm

Tsirang

2 - 4/12/17

RSTA Office

9.00 am - 4.30 pm

Ura, Bumthang

1/12/17

Gup Office

 

Womrong

29/11/17

Town

1.30 pm - 4.30 pm

Zhemgang

30/11/17

Town

9.00 am - 5.00 pm



NOTE:

Exact timing for Bumthang  Ura & Sengor cannot be given due to the road conditions.  The test shall be carried out as and when the team reaches at these places.



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Book a Driving Test link updated to provide fair opportunity for all

The link for "Book a Driving Test" is now updated with e-payment solution to provide fair opportunity for all. Therefore, all prospective candidates will now have to pay a driving test fee online during the test date booking. This is done because there are huge demand for test appointment, more over, our report shows that many applicants are not turning up during the actual test date, depriving opportunity for others.

Therefore, all are requested to maintain account with any banks with SMS banking facilities to receive OTP (One Time Password) to confirm the payment for our services.

Visit our website at www.rsta.gov.bt to avail more online services.

Save time, Pay Online.

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Celebrating the 6th joyous Royal Wedding Anniversary

The entire family members of the Road Safety and Transport would like to join the nation in extending our heartfelt prayers to Their Majesties on the joyous occasion of the 6th Royal Wedding Anniversary.

On this auspicious day, we re-dedicate ourselves to the service of the TSA WA SUM.

We pray for eternal peace and happiness of our Majesties. LONG LIVE OUR MAJESTIES!

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Taxi Driver returns valuables left in his taxi by a passenger

Mr Namgay, a Taxi driver has returned a package left in his taxi by a passenger  putting in extra effort  to trace the owner. The package contained a Bangchung (Traditional container), a pair of Zapchi phob (Traditional wooden cup) and a Zujiruchi flask. The Director General (DG) of Road Safety and Transport Authority (RSTA) called Mr Namgay, acknowledging his honesty and integrity by sacrificing his professional duty and resources.

RSTA DG said, We must promote such values and encourage people to practice such noble deeds by acknowledging them.

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Cleaning of Bus Terminal, Thimphu lead by Hon'ble Minister for Ministry of Information and Communications

The Hon'ble Minister for Ministry of Information and Communications (MoIC), Lyonpo D.N Dungyel initiated and lead the cleaning program in and around bus terminal, Thimphu today. The Hon'ble Minister was joint by the Director General, Road Safety and Transport Authority (RSTA) and its officials  together with the staffs of Bus Operators. 

The bus terminal in Thimphu is one of the busiest place today. Every day, about 200 passenger transport buses depart and arrive in the terminal. As a sense of ownership and to confront waste management challenges, this program was initiated to build an instinct of social responsibility and to create a clean and beautiful  place to live in.

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