7 km traffic jam impedes Dhaka-Ctg highway...

7 km traffic jam impedes Dhaka-Ctg highway

 Chattogram Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 12:31 PM, 29 January 2022  

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The Dhaka-Chattogram highway has been severely congested in an area of ​​seven kilometers. Passengers are suffering in this. The traffic jam has been caused on the highway since Friday evening.

The traffic jam was caused due to fire and traffic jam at Jahin Textile Factory in Madanpur on the side of the highway.

Meanwhile, a passenger named Salauddin, who was stuck in a traffic jam, said, 'I was coming from Cumilla, bus is not even moving.' Who knows how long it will take.

A passenger named Rashedul Islam, who was stuck in the traffic jam, said, 'I was coming from Cumilla, now I am stuck in the traffic jam. The vehicles are not moving. Who knows how long it will take. I was going to Dhaka to give blood to a patient in case of emergency.'

Another Dhaka-bound passenger named Sumon Azgar, who was stuck in a traffic jam, said, 'I am stuck in this traffic jam with my whole family. I have been sitting here since 6 pm. I have been stuck in Madanpur in the same place for more than two hours. The baby is getting sick. I don't know when everything will be normal.

Kanchpur Highway Police Station OC Sajjad Karim Khan said the road was closed on one side due to the firemade long traffic jam. However, it is not possible to say exactly how many kilometers of traffic jam has stuck. It can be more than seven kilometers.

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