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Sharing journeys

Hours spent on the streets are hours spent glued to the asphalt roads. As we commute through the stagnant roads, our minds crave for a solution; a viable change that can ease the load as we ply on the streets during busy hours of the morning, mid-day and the evening.

Carpool has been a popular concept in the West; an idea that can very well be introduced in Bangladesh. Simply put, it is an arrangement

where several people from different households commute together in the same car.

Star Lifestyle puts forward ideas on how you can contribute to easing traffic congestion. Jump to Page 8 for details, and don't forget to read pages 6 and 7 where we present tips to save energy at the household.

Illustration: Sadat



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