Protesting students staged demonstration again on Sunday blocking Dhanmondi Road 27 in the city.
Arif, a student of class VII at Shaheed Monu Miah Govt High School in Nakhalpara, said, “The government has to ensure safe road.”
Green Road Hamdard Public College student Jisan said, ” We started protest again as the government did not meet our demand by the mentioned period. The half fare has earlier been fixed for the students on BRTC buses but those are not available on all routes.”
Shouting slogans, the students from various educational institutions, including Lalmatia Mohila College, Ideal College, Public College gathered on the road around 1pm.
Many students were seen checking driving licenses of vehicles, mostly public buses.
The traffic was on the road and surrounding areas was halted at that time.
On November 24, Notre Dame College Nayeem died after being hit by a vehicle of Dhaka South City Corporation in Gulistan area.