BSS-44 DUTA for stern action against traffic rules violators

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DUTA for stern action against traffic rules violators

DHAKA, August 2, 2018 (BSS) – Members of Dhaka University Teachers
Association (DUTA) here today demanded stern actions against those involved
in irregularities and corruption in the transportation sectors, including
traffic managements.

Transport owners and workers must be compelled to obey the rules and road
transportation management must be strengthened for safe roads and
communication,” they said.

The teachers came up with the remarks issuing a statement today evening
singed by DUTA president Prof ASM Maksud Kamal and general secretary Shibli
Rubayat Ul Islam.

In the statement DUTA said, “Road accidents including recent mishaps have
been occurring due to irregularities, extortion in transportation sector for
long, traffic mismanagement and lack of implementation of traffic law
properly”.

“Unfit cars, driver without license, greediness of owners and
transportation Owner-Labourer Society’s anarchy are reasonable for such kind
of situation in the transportation system,” it reads.

DUTA also urged to take actions to free footpath and bring out mass
awareness programme for regular usage of foot over bridge, footpath, zebra
crossing and traffic signals.

Meanwhile, Leaders and activists of DU unit of Bangladesh Chhatra League
also brought a silent procession on the DU campus which started from Madhur
canteen that paraded important streets of the campus.

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