Students’ protest paralyses Rampura

  |  Tuesday, November 30th, 2021 |  11:24 am

Students of various educational institutions at Rampura area in the city have started demonstration blocking the bridge protesting the death of a SSC examinee in the area on Monday night.

SSC candidate Mainuddin Islam Durjoy, 16, of Ekramunnesa High Schoolwas ran over by a bus of ‘Anabil Paribahan’ near Rampura Bazar at night while crossing the road.

Mainuddin Islam met the tragic end of his life on his birthday.

Protesting the death, the students of different institutions gathered around 10:30am on Tuesday on the Rampura Bridge.

The protest brought traffic to a halt on DIT Road.

Soon after the accident on Monday night, angry mob torched nine buses. They staged demonstration till midnight demanding punishment of the culprits.

Police, however, arrested the driver of the killer bus.