World Dozens of students injured in Bangladesh road safety protests

05:50  06 august  2018
05:50  06 august  2018 Source:   msn.com

Dozens injured in more than a week of Bangladesh student protests

  Dozens injured in more than a week of Bangladesh student protests Nine days of protests have seen tens of thousands of teenagers and students paralyse traffic in the capital Dhaka and beyond, with around 150 people were injured in clashes with riot police and pro-government thugs wielding iron bars. Nine days of protests have seen tens of thousands of teenagers and students paralyse traffic in the capital Dhaka and beyond, with around 150 people were injured in clashes with riot police and pro-government thugs wielding iron bars.

DONT' FORGET TO SUBSCIBE TO OUR CHANNEL Dozens of people have been injured in Bangladesh 's capital after student protests over road safety turned violent, marking a major escalation on the seventh day of unrest.

Dozens of people have been injured in Bangladesh 's capital after student protests over road safety turned violent, marking a major escalation on the seventh day of unrest.

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At least 25 students have been injured in the capital of Bangladesh a week into protests over road safety.

Protesters are calling for safer roads after two children were killed by a speeding bus last week.

The students are chanting "we want justice" while blocking the city's major intersections. 

"We won't leave the roads until our demands are met. We want safe roads and safe drivers," protester Al Miran told AFP news agency.

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Ongoing public protests in Bangladesh began on 29 July 2018, with students demanding safe roads , formulation and implementation of road - safety laws, and punishment of drivers violating traffic laws.

Dozens of students injured in Bangladesh road safety protests . Trending story found. on www.aljazeera.com. Demonstrations sparked by the deaths of two teenagers turn violent on their seventh day.

a group of people around each other © Provided by MediaWorks NZ Limited Thousands of pupils have been stopping traffic in the streets of Dhaka to check licenses and vehicle condition.

It is not clear who attacked the protesters, though local media has reported the perpetrators were pro-government students.

Transport workers have gone on strike over the past few days as students fill the streets.

Police deny reports that claim they used tear gas and rubber bullets on the crowds, though doctor Abdus Shabbir told AFP news agency some of his patients sustained rubber bullet injuries.

The government put a 24-hour ban on mobile internet use in response to the clashes.

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