There is no railing on either side of the foot over bridge in Joypura area of Dhamrai on Dhaka-Aricha highway. However, the Roads and Highways Department has opened it for pedestrians. Pedestrians are constantly having to cross with the risk.
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Turning to the ground, it can be seen that the road division has been raised at the Joypura bus stand on the Dhaka-Aricha highway. For which the crossing by road is closed. A foot over bridge has been built over it. The bridge is open for use but empty on all four sides. No railings. Pedestrians are always crossing during the day or night. Since there is no railing, it has been surrounded by thread somewhere.
Talking to Akbar Miah, in his fifties, using the footover bridge. “I suffered a lot,” he said. There is nothing to catch. The chest is throbbing. What would happen if the grip handle (railing)?
Aminul, a garment worker next door, said he was scared when he returned to the office at night. No lights, dark all around. I think I understood this.
They are using the footover bridge with such panic. Anis, a tea shop owner under the bridge, said she was scared when school children were able to do mischief. Realizing this, someone fell. It needs to be fixed quickly.