She is also a lawyer and politician. Now she is a MP of ruling AL from reserved seat for women.
She has a cultural background and recent death of film maker Tareque Masud and TV channel ATN CEO Ashfaq Munier also angered her like other cultural personalities.
It is said that the spot of the accident has a fault. Accident Research Institute of BUET has been advising to fix those highway faults.
Moreover it is reported that about ten thousand unskilled drivers got driving license after receiving request by the shipping minister, who is also a transport workers leader. And the minister is now lobbing for another 20 thousand unskilled drivers.
So now Tarana Halim is urging the government not to issue driving license to those drivers. She says she will fast unto death if the Government issue license to those drivers.