H K Jibon, IU Correspondent
The authorities of Islamic University (IU) formed a ten-member corona prevention cell on the campus in Kushtia with a view to ensuring the security to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
The decision was made at an emergency syndicate meeting held at the campus on March 21, IU Acting Registrar SM Abdul Latif said on Wednesday.
IU Vice-Chancellor Professor M Harun-Ur-Rashid Askari formed the cell led by the university’s Proctor Professor Paresh Chandra Barman.
The other members of the committee are—IU Biomedical Engineering Department Chairman Professor Tapan Kumar Joadder, Pharmacy Department Chairman Professor M Maniruzzaman, Applied Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Department Chairman Professor Ashok Kumar Chakraborty, Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering Department Chairman Associate Professor Mohammad Minnatul Karim Akanda, Professor Nilufa Akter Banu, Professor ATM Minzanur Rahman, Associate Professor M Mofizur Rahman, Kamruzzaman and Chief Medical Officer M Najrul Islam.
With our limited resources, we are trying to make some survival kit (hand sanitizer, mask, and hand gloves) for the prevention of corona virus infected at IU campus, IU VC Prof Askari said. He urged the IU family members to remain careful, stay away from crowds and not to be panic.