BSMRSTU VC's resignation
Students' protest enters 5th day
Published : Monday, 23 September, 2019 at 11:16 AM Count : 273
The protest of the students of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University (BSMRSTU) entered the fifth consecutive day on Monday.
The agitating students are bringing out processions with playcards this morning defying rain and started gathered in front of the administration building.
They took position there chanting slogans against the Vice Chancellor demanding his resign.
One of the agitators threatened that they will continue the movement until the resignation of the 'corrupted VC'.
Huge number of law enforcers are deployed in front of the main gate of the university and around it.
The demonstrators alleged that the authorities stopped serving foods from Friday night. The electricity connection has been disconnected from Saturday morning.
They said they are continuing movement amid shut down of the university and also without foods.
Earlier on Saturday, Assistant Proctor Md Humayun Kabir resigned protesting the attacks on students by outsiders.
At least 20 students of the university were injured in an attack by outsiders when they were continuing their protest in and adjacent areas of the campus.
Recently, the authorities suspended Fatema Tuz Zinia, a second-year student of the law department and a campus journalist, that led to the protest. However, the university authorities have withdrawn her suspension following the protest.