and administrative activities of Chittagong University (CU) came to a
standstill yesterday as activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) CU unit
padlocked the main gate including all faculty buildings.
BCL men vandalied windowpanes of proctor office and some chairs of the
Chittagong University Central Students' Union (CUCSU) in the morning.
BCL General Secretary Mohammad Ershad Ullah said the VC appointed during the
tenure of the past BNP-led four-party alliance government was patronizing the
Islami Chhatra Shibir (ICS), the student wing of the anti-liberation force
the BCL activists issued a 48-hour ultimatum for the resignation of the vice
chancellor at a rally at the station premises at 12.00 noon.
(VC) bias attitude towards the Shibir is hindering the smooth coexistence
between different student organizations on the campus, he said adding, "Our
movement will continue till the resignation of the VC".
said the Shibir barred two BCL activists Ansari and Murad - from boarding at
the Hasan Cottage, a rented house in front of Shah Amanat Hall yesterday.