Hundreds of present and former students of Dhaka University staged demonstrations blocking Shahbagh intersection on Saturday morning demanding revision of quota system in government jobs.
The students, under the banner of General Student's Right Protection Council (Sadharon Chhatra Odhikar Sangrokkon Parishad) took position on road from Shahbagh intersection to Doyel Chattar at 10:30am.
They were seen carrying placards demanding introduction of unified pass marks for all candidates of BCS preliminary test, review of quota system in Bangladesh Civil Services (BCS) and other government jobs, fixation of 10 percent quota instead of existing 57 percent etc.
Huge law enforcers were seen around the demonstrators.
However, the protestors left the place peacefully around 12:15 pm.