Sylhet commuters suffer as transport workers stage demo

Published: October 20, 2018 19:17:15 | Updated: October 21, 2018 11:59:29

The commuters went through a huge suffering on Saturday as divisional transport workers staged eight-hour strike demanding eight-point charter including amendment to the Road Transport Act 2018.

Bangladesh Road Transport Workers' federation announced the strike on Friday, reports UNB.

The organisation also held a rally at Dakshin Surma Bus Terminal from 6 am to 2 pm halting road communication in Sylhet-Dhaka, Sylhet-Sunamganj, Sylhet-Moulvibazar routes.

The worker leaders threatened start two-day strike from October 28 if the authorities concerned fail to meet their demands within October 27.

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