Home Economics College students staged demonstration at Nilkhet intersection for the second day on Tuesday, demanding for regonising the institution as an institute of Dhaka University.
The blockaded also includes the key of New Market area and was started around 10:45am.
The blockaded, which caused a long tailback on the New Market road and was gradually spreading to adjacent areas.
It is an eight-year demand of the Home Economics students.
Their other demands include ensuring its autonomy, providing transport and library facilities, ensuring quality education, resolving accommodation problems and appointing adequate number of teachers.