Mozammel demanded the removal of unfit vehicles and unskilled drivers from the highways
Bangladesh Jatri Kalyan Samity has demanded an end to extra fares and harassment of homebound passengers during this Eid-ul-Azha.
Secretary General of the Samity, Mozammel Hoque Chowdhury also demanded the removal of unfit vehicles and unskilled drivers from the highways.
He addressed these issues in a press conference organized by Dhaka Reporters Unity, held at Sagor-Runi Hall on Saturday morning.
Mozammel said: "I want the removal of all unfit vehicles from the highways to make homebound passenger's journey safer, smoother and accident-free."
Road, Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader also warned transport owners not to charge extra fares from the homebound passengers. He said anyone involved in the practice would be severely punished.