Family satisfied with expulsion of 26 students
Published : Friday, 22 November, 2019 at 8:22 PM Count : 169
After Bangladesh University of Science and Technology (BUET) permanently expelled its 26 students over the killing of Abrar Fahad, his family expressed satisfaction with the expulsion.
In a reaction, Fahad's mother Rokeya Khatun and brother Abrar Faiyaz on Friday expressed their satisfaction to a national daily.
Earlier on Thursday, the BUET Board of Residence and Discipline expelled 26 of its students, mostly leaders and activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL), over the killing of Abrar Fahad. Besides, six other students were also punished for different terms for violating university discipline.
In her reaction, Rokeya said, "Though BUET administration cancelled their (accused) studentship in delay but I am satisfied. I thank all, including BUET administration, police and mass media."
"Now we want quick verdict in the murder case and execution of verdict," she added.
Fahad's mother also calling upon to meet demands of the protesting BUET students, adding that she is grateful to the students who showed massive protests against the sensative killing.
Abrar Faiyaz, younger brother of late Fahad, also wants quick trial in the murder.
Abrar Fahad, 21, a second year student of Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE), was found dead at his dormitory Sher-e-Bangla Hall in the early hours of October 7.
The dormitory students alleged that Fahad was beaten to death by the university unit Chhatra League men at one stage of questioning him on suspicion of Shibir activist following his facebook post over recent several deals with India.
Fahad's father in the evening on that day lodged a case with Chawkbazar Police Station against 19 BUET students.