It has been alleged that female students are living in a hostage life in various privately ventured women hostel. Hostel authorities are harassing students by increasing rent, meal charge and other relevant fees without any reasons. A pang of death situation is prevailing in the hostels for gas, water crisis along with low standard food.
Apart from that, in the working women hostel, there have endless sufferings. Women have to endure various autocratic decisions of mess owners without any protest.
Sometime, the female students raise their sound against suppressive decision of house owners but fall flat. The suffering become augmented in the month of May to November as around 50 thousand students arrive to Dhaka to attend coaching for University and Medical examination. These women hostel turned to the lone reliance for those students and hostel owners are using the opportunity.
In the beginning of this month, agitated students protested against the decision to increase charge and fees and they breakdown the television and fridge of hostel in charge bur in vain.
Whenever asked about the claim, Shumi Akter, in charge of the room refuted the allegations.
According to the information, Monipuripara, Green Road, Panthapath, Khamarbari, Mirpur, Azimpur and various areas of Kamlapur are famous of privately ventured women Hostel.
Along with Nibedika student Hostel, Sadia, Rongon, Apan, Karnophuli, Ma Homes, Uttarbanga, Jui and more 150 students hostel are renowned in Dhaka.