Students of different educational institutions gave a 48-hour ultimatum to the government for issuing a gazette notification to ensure half fare on all public transports.
The students of Dhaka College, Dhaka City College and Ideal College made the announcement from a sit-in programme at Bakshibazar intersection at 11am on Tuesday.
Under the banner of 'general students', they also said if their demand is not met by this period, the protesters will again observe sit-in at Nilkhet area in the capital on November 25.
Their also demanded safe journey of female students on the transports.
later, the protesters left the road around 1:30pm.
BDST: 1537 HRS, NOV 23, 2021