They also demanded the setting up of a foot-over bridge
Students from several educational institutions of Belab upazila under the Narshingdi district have blocked the Baroucha bus stand intersection on the Dhaka-Sylhet highway.
The demonstration that started around 10am on Saturday comes in the wake of a schoolboy's death on March 21.
Eighth grader Rabbi Mia of Hossain Nagar Pilot High School and College in Belaba upazila was killed after being run over by a van on the Dhaka-Sylhet highway, near Baraicha bus stand.From the demonstration, students have demanded that the authorities concerned take necessary steps in preventing road accidents.
They also demanded the setting up of a foot-over bridge at the Baraicha bus stand.
Belab Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Shamima Sultana rushed to the spot upon being notified of the student protests.
Later, the students called off their demonstration when UNO Shamim assured them of their demands to be met.