Thousands of homebound passengers got stuck on Dhaka-Tangail highway on Tuesday morning as a 50-km long tailback was created on the road due to heavy traffic.
Police said vehicular movement came to a complete halt in Mirzapur area on the highway due to heavy pressure of vehicles heading towards the northern part of the country with the homebound passengers ahead of Eid-ul-Azha.
Police said slow vehicular movement on Tongi Station Road, Bhogra bypass in Gazipur and Chandna intersection on Dhaka-Mymensingh highway is causing sufferings to the homebound passengers.
Additional police have been deployed on the highway to tackle the situation. -UNB