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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