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Passengers suffer as transport strike goes on in Manikganj

15 October 2017,Sunday, 10:15



The Manikganj district bus owners-workers Oikya Parishad enforced a daylong strike Sunday, protesting the attack on bus owners-workers at central bus terminal, disrupting road communications between Manikganj and the rest of the country.

Due to the strike, all kinds of Dhaka-bound bus service from Aricha, Paturia Ghat, Ghior, Doulatpur, Harirumpur, Jhitka have remained stopped, worsening the woes of thousands of Dhaka-bound passengers.

Bus Owners-Workers Oikya Parishad of Manikganj called the 12-hour strike from 6:00 am on Sunday in the district protesting the attack on bus owners and workers by a group of transport owners-workers on Saturday.

Leaders of the organisation alleged that another group of transport owners-workers launched the attack on them with an attempt to occupy the central bus terminal and establish its supremacy there.

Additional police have been deployed at Manikganj bus stand and terminal.

 

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