People continued to suffer in the capital and elsewhere in the country as long-route bus service remain suspended for the second consecutive day on Saturday (Aug 4) protesting alleged vandalism of vehicles during the ongoing student movement for safe road.
Bus owners on Friday stopped operating long-route buses in different districts protesting ‘‘vandalism’’ during the ongoing demonstrations of students demanding justice for their two fellows who were killed in a road crash in the capital.
Although the bus operators resumed the service at night they suspend it again during daytime. In Dhaka, No long route buses left the capital from Mohakhali, Gabtoli and Saidabad bus terminals in the morning, according to reports.
Besides, the bus services remained suspended in Chuadanga and Mymensingh for third the consecutive day and Khulna, Natore, Joypurhat and Chapainawabagnj for the second day.