A Comilla University (CoU) teacher has received several threats on his life over cell phone in the last few months.
NM Robiul Awal Chowdhury, assistant professor of Anthropology Department of CoU, informed this through a facebook status on Monday.
Prof Chowdhury informed that an unknown caller gave the death threat and demanded Tk 20 million over his cell phone.
He (unknown caller) also threatened his family members with death several times, he added.
Expressing fear for his life, Prof Chowdhury said he decided to file a general diary seeking police protection.
Mentionable, Prof Chowdhury has been involved with a good number of cultural organisations of the university.