Human chain on road safety. Photo: Kalerkantho
A group of students of different educational institutions today staged a human chain programme under the banner of "Dipto Slogan", a voluntary organization, in front of National Museum in Dhaka demanding road safety.
They also placed 11-point demands to stop road accidents.
Shakawat Alamin, convener of the organization, leaders of different social, cultural, human rights organizations and students of different educational institutions of the city were present in the human chain programme while former vice-chancellor of Dhaka University Prof AAMS Arefin Siddique was present as the chief guest.
Seeking to stop road accidents AAMS Arefin Siddique said: "The death of uncountable people in road accidents cannot be accepted. We should stop this kind of killings immediately."
He also urged pedestrians and passengers to follow the traffic laws to avoid road accidents.