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Hundreds killed during Eid as Bangladesh’s road safety lags

Recent student-led protests for safer roads in Bangladesh appear to have failed in driving home the point, with this year’s Eid-ul-Azha holiday seeing no let-up in the number of accidents and casualties. According to data compiled by the Bangladesh Passenger Welfare Association (BPWA) which keeps track of road accidents, at least 259 people were killed […]