Postponement of exams: Nilkhet intersection blocked again
Published : Wednesday, 24 February, 2021 at 11:14 AM Count : 419
Vehicular movement in city's Nilkhet intersection and around the area remained suspended on Wednesday morning, following the road blockade by the agitating students of seven colleges affiliated to Dhaka University.
They took to the street at 9am for the second consecutive day and sit-in there protesting the postponement of their ongoing examinations.
The students demanded to withdraw the postponement decision of the examinations.
One of the student of Dhaka College said some of them rented messes for taking part in their examinations which started during the pandemic. Now, it is totally illogical to postponed the exams.
Pro vice chancellor (Education) of Dhaka University ASM Maksud Kamal held a a meeting with the principals of seven colleges on Tuesday and decide to postpone all the final examinations including the ongoing examinations of seven colleges till May 17.
Later, the students blocked the road at night protesting the decision.