Traffic Broadcast Service (popularly known as Traffic FM 88.8) is the country’s first FM broadcasting station in Bangladesh. The target listeners for Traffic FM 88.8 are the dwellers of Dhaka city. The station started its broadcasting from 26th May 2005 with objective to create awareness among the citizens of Dhaka city on traffic issues. Every day hundreds of pedestrians and drivers are moving here and there for their livelihood in Dhaka.
Students, teachers, service-holders, boys, girls, father, mother and all members from all strata of society in Dhaka city have to face the traffic situation on their day-to-day activity. Traffic broadcast service is working for all of them for ensuring a safer Dhaka with minimum traffic casualties. The station is situated in the Head Quarter of Bangladesh Betar (Radio) at Shahbag, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh.
At present the station broadcast 5 hours programme in the morning and 5 hours programme in the evening. The on air time is 7.00 am to 12.00 pm and 4.00 pm to 9.00 pm.
Through facebook fan page trafficfm88.8 listeners can interact with the station from 8.10 am to 11.00 am and from 4.30 pm to 7.30pm. Interested listeners can also send sms via 01556 88 00 88 during this time period. Comments received from the listeners with in this time schedule are broadcasted live by our on-duty RJ’s every day.
In Dhaka city Traffic FM 88.8 is available on radio, mobile and online. For listening the station through online please click here. Throughout the country and also worldwide listeners can listen Traffic Broadcast Service in mobile by downloading an apps. For downloading the apps please click here.
Target Listeners of Traffic FM 88.8
The target listeners of Traffic FM 88.8 are youths of Dhaka City. According to recent population report, Dhaka is the 4th youngest city in the world considering the youth population living in Dhaka and secondly the median age of our population at present is around 24 years. Considering these two facts, Traffic FM is focusing on the youth population in Dhaka city with in the age group of 18+ to 35 years.
Online Platforms of Traffic FM 88.8
- Traffic FM 88.8 is available in Face Book at facebook.com/trafficfm88.8
- Traffic FM 88.8 is available in You Tube at youtube.com/channel/UC9qsZp8Y7pjyVWqPD9ekLbQ
- Traffic FM 88.8 is available in Google Play Store for Apps at play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.bd.betar