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HC bans 4 million battery-run three-wheelers

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 15th December, 2021 06:01:54 PM
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The High Court (HC) on Wednesday banned 4 million battery-run three-wheelers plying on the roads across the country.

At the same time, the court also banned import and sale of the three-wheelers.

A HC bench of Justice Mamnoon Rahman passed the order today.

Advocate Atique Towhidul Islam appeared for the writ petition while Deputy Attorney General Amit Das Gupta represented the state.

Earliar on December 13, the writ petition was filed with the High Court on behalf of Kazi Zashimul Islam Bappi, President of Baagh Eco Motors Limited.

Seven persons including Industries Secretary, Road Secretary, Environment Secretary were made defendants in the writ.