SAHIWAL: around 2 hundred or so students of numerous educational establishments on Thursday protested towards a private bus agency an afternoon after a scholar changed into run over and killed.
The protesters stopped of the agency’s buses operating from Sahiwal to Arifwala and offloaded the passengers including women and children.
They said the motive force become liable for the dying of Abid Hussain, 18, who became analyzing on the government Postgraduate college and had stayed with his elder brother Khadim Hussain.
They said Hussain became boarding the bus at university Chowk while the driver accelerated resulting in accident.
The Rescue 1122 refused to carry the body.
On Thursday, the scholars blocked university Chowk for two hours and demanded approval of a permanent bus stop on the intersection, registration of a case in opposition to the owner of the bus employer, deployment of traffic wardens and production of pace breakers on each facets.
Farid town SHO Abid Bhulla instructed sunrise that the scholars dispersed after negotiation with police better-ups.
He said a 5-member crew of college students could take in the needs with the neighborhood management to reach a solution.
He said the police had arrested driving force Tariq Aziz and impounded the bus.
Later, the police registered a case against the motive force underneath sections 320 and 289 of p.C on the grievance of deceased’s father Muhammad Iqbal.
Prof Tahir Islam, chief proctor of the college, stated the group of private businesses hesitate to carry college students and the unlucky incident befell due to the fact the bus driving force taken into consideration the pupil a loose passenger and improved.
He demanded that the visitors police have to make certain no scholar was denied tour through the personal buses due to the fact the students already have confined manner of transportation.
He stated no officer of police or district management contacted the scholars to solve the issue.
published in , might also 17th, 2019