Boishakhi concert stage vandalised, set on fire in Dhaka University

Sun Online Desk

13th April, 2019 09:10:32 printer

Boishakhi concert stage vandalised, set on fire in Dhaka University

A group of miscreants on Friday night vandalised and set Boishakhi concert stage on fire at the Mall Chattar on Dhaka university campus.

This incident took place around 1:00am in the first hour of Saturday.

The miscreants also vandalised different stalls and sound system, that were prepared to mark the Pohela Boishakh, the first day of Bangla new year on April 14.

The miscreants have not been identified yet.

Golam Rabbani, Dhaka Univerity Central Students' Union (DUCSU) general secretary, Sanjit Chandra Das, BCL Dhaka University Unit president, and Saddam Hussain, DUCSU assistand general sceretary as well as BCL Dhaka University Unit general secretary, rushed to the spot immediately after hearing the news. 

Rabbani, who is also the general secretary of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) said, “It (vandalism) is totally unacceptable. We will take action against the culprits.”  

Sanjit Chandra Das, president of (BCL) Dhaka University unit, said, “This incident is very unfortunate. We will unveil the faces of the miscreants. None can hamper the celebration of Pohela Boishakh.”

Sanjit Chandra Das also confirmed that the pre-scheduled concert will be held on due date.

Marking the celebration of Pohela Boishakh, the Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) of Dhaka University unit will hold a boishakhi concert on the Dhaka University Campus on April 14.