Medical students block Dhaka-Mymensingh highway over doctor’s death

Published: July 14, 2018 17:50:37 | Updated: July 15, 2018 13:09:14


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

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

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