At least 11 taxicab drivers were injured on Friday while trying to free 6 taxicab drivers who were in police custody in Tejgaon Police Station. Taxicab drivers are protesting car requisition by the law enforcement agency.
On Thursday, taxicab drivers clashed with the police on the streets of Dhaka over requisition of vehicles. It left 20 people injured, including a policeman. Dhaka Metropolitan Police have launched an inquiry into this matter. On Friday, the protesters stormed the police station to free the arrested cab drivers triggering a clash with police the day before.