Some angry taxi drivers at Debiso in tbe Bia East District of the Bring Ahafo region have staged a protest against tricycle riders who have commercialised their activities in the area.

The taxi drivers claim the activities of the tricycles popularly known as ‘Pragia’ have affected their sales.

They have accused the tricycle riders of reducing fares drastically, a situation the drivers claim have deprived them of their daily sales.

The situation according to Rainbow Radio’s Odehyiaba Owusu led to to a serious trading of blows in the area.

Three persons he said have sustained injuries and are currently nursing their wounds at the hospital.

The tricycle riders he said number over 300 and are the favourite of residents and traders in the area due to their cheap fares.

Meanwhile, the police in the area have intervened, he said.


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