20-km tailback on Dhaka-Chittagong highway

Our Correspondent . Comilla | Published: 13:18, Aug 15,2018 | Updated: 16:41, Aug 15,2018


Hundreds of passengers have been suffering a lot as a 20-kilometre-long tailback was created on Dhaka-Chittagong highway since Wednesday morning due to slow movement of vehicles ahead of Eid-ul-Azha in Daudkandi area of Comilla.

The tailback was seen stretching from Meghna-Gumti Bridge toll plaza to Madhaya in Chandina upazila following the heavy pressure of vehicles, said Nazrul Islam, superintendent of police of Comilla highway region.

He said on Tuesday, a section of garment workers put up a barricade near Meghna Bridge at Munshiganj point, disrupting traffic movement and its impact remained on Wednesday.

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