Business Desk: The number of registered motorized vehicles in the country stood at 51,669 in January 2020 as per official data.

Of the total, 12,868 motorized vehicles were registered in Dhaka, according to Bangladesh Road Transport Authority (BRTA) statistics.

Of them, the mode of vehicles that had the highest number of registration was motorcycles while cargo vans were the lowest number of registered vehicles.

43,128 motorcycles were registered in January across the country while the number of cargo van registration stood at only one, the BRTA data showed.

A total of 504,130 motorized vehicles were registered in 2019 while it was 497,374 in 2018.