Maxi taxi drivers protest at City Gate

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Friday, November 22, 2019 - 08:45

Maxi taxi drivers operating out of the City Gate Hub in Port of Spain staged a protest demonstration early this morning.

CNC3 news understands from 5 am, the disgruntled drivers blocked off vehicle entry into City Gate.

According to the drivers, the demonstration was aimed at highlighting poor conditions at the facility.

The move forced commuters to walk a longer distance to get to their destinations.

We understand that the drivers promised to continue their demonstration until 9 am.

When contacted, PTSC's general manager, Bashir Mohammed, said bus drivers were standing by to assist commuters inconvenienced by the maxi taxi drivers.

 

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