An eight-kilometer long tailback was created on Dhaka-Chittagong Highway stretching from Meghna-Gomti Bridge to Gouripur, causing immense sufferings to the home-bound people.
The excessive number of vehicles entered the two-lane toll plaza of Meghna-Gomti Bridge from the four-lane Dhaka-Chittagong Highway created the tailback, said Daudkandi Highway police officer-in-charge Abul Kalam Azad.
Vehicles were seen moving bumper-to-bumper on the highway, he added.
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