Several hundred villagers including students put up a barricade on Dhaka-Chattogram Highway following the injuries of two students in a road accident at Kanchpur of Sonargaon in Narayanganj on Thursday.
Mohammad Kaiyum, in-charge of Kanchpur police camp, said two students of Hazi Omar Ali High School sustained injured when a vehicle hit them in Kanchpur area around 8:30am.
The injured were taken to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital, said the OC.
As the news spread, the students of the school along with locals put up a barricade on Dhaka-Chattogram Highway, halting traffic movement on the busy road.
The agitating locals also vandalised 10-12 vehicles following the accident, he added.
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