Nearly 130,000 motorcycle taxis have been registration with the Department of Land Transport since the National Council for Peace and Order began its reorganization of Bangkok public transport.
Maj Gen Apirat Kongsompong, commander of the 1st Division, said Thursday that the motorcyclists sought registration for full-time work from the department and will receive their free orange vests soon.
He said that the department was producing newly designed vests for the registered drivers. The jackets will have pockets that hold identification cards issued by the department.
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