Pathao Limited became the first major ride-sharing company to receive the license (enlistment certificate) from Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA), the road transport regulatory agency of the government of Bangladesh.
"As the largest on-demand digital platform in Bangladesh, we are grateful to accept the enlistment certificate from BRTA," said Hussain M Elius, CEO and co-founder of Pathao. He added, 'The enlistment certificate is yet another step in our mission of transforming lives and our pursuit of a Digital Bangladesh'.
Pathao has been working collaboratively with government agencies, to ensure the safety and security of its users and riders. Hundreds of thousands of people today depend on Pathao for their livelihood. Pathao has been providing ride-sharing services since 2016. Currently, Pathao has over 200 thousand registered riders and almost 6 million registered users on its platform.