As part of the second phase of the union parishad polls, voting to 835 unions is underway. Voting began at 8.00am on Thursday and will continue until 4.00pm without any break.
A clash took place between the supporters of two member candidates at Sonaichhari union of Sitakunda upazila of Chattogram district.
Following the clash, some people blocked Dhaka-Chattogram highway for about one hour. Police detained member candidates in this connection.
Officer-in-Charge of Sitakunda Thana Sumon Banik confirmed the news.
He said police have brought the situation under control.