While demanding road safety and traffic police in the area, the students of the Shanti Deva High School in Damodar of Englishbazaar, Malda blocked the Malda-Manikchak state road at 10 o’ clock in the morning today.
Due to the road-block, the Malda-Manikchak state road was jammed for hours. Travelers and daily commuters had to face several difficulties while passing through the area.
The students have threatened that they will continue their protests since the police administration had not acknowledged their demands yet.
The students said that the Malda-Manikchak state road is an accident-prone area. They demanded the traffic police to keep an eye on the area so that the traffic can be controlled. The demonstration continued till 1 o’ clock in the afternoon.