For the Second Day Students Rallied for Hall-Reopening
Kushtia, February 22 (Correspondent/OurVoice): A group of students of Islamic University rallied staging demonstration on the campus in Kushtia for the second consecutive day on Monday demanding reopening of halls of the university.
Around 50 students of different departments gathered at Daina Chattar area around 11:00 am and started a protest rally chanting different slogans to press home their demand.
The rally ended in front of Sheikh Russel Hall after parading main roads of the campus.
They, later, observed a sit-in programme there. The students would go for a tougher movement if their demand was not met.
All the activities of the country are going on except academic activities of all educational institutions. The government should take into account the demand of the students soon, the agitating students said.
IU Vice-Chancellor Professor Shaikh Abdus Salam said that they could not reopen the halls of the university without getting directives from the government and University Grants Commission.