Medical students block Dhaka-Mymensingh highway

United News of Bangladesh | Published: 15:37, Jul 14,2018 | Updated: 15:41, Jul 14,2018

 
 

Students of Tairunnessa Memorial Medical College block Dhaka- Mymensingh highway on Saturday.—  UNB photo

Students of Tairunnessa Memorial Medical College blocked Dhaka- Mymensingh highway in Gazipur on Saturday morning protesting the death of a physician in a road accident on Thursday.

Salehuddin Ahmed, assistant superintendent of Gazipur district traffic police, said that doctor Shammir Shakir Prokash was killed after being hit by a BRTC bus in Kunia Targachh area on Thursday evening.

The students of the medical college put up barricade in front of the college around 9:00am to meet their three-point demand including punishment of the driver, halting vehicular movement on the highway.

Following the assurance of police, they withdrew their blockade around 10:15am.

 

 

 

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