KUSHTIA: Students of Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia demonstrated on the campus on Tuesday demanding to reduce fees.
Several hundred students of different departments took part on the demonstration. The students blockaded the university administrative building demanding to press home their demands.The agitating students threatened to continue their demonstration boycotting their regular classes and examinations.
Later, the students went to the main entrance of the university and locked up it around 2:00pm.
Five agitating students started hunger strike until to death for the fulfillment of their demands.
IU student advisor Professor Paresh Chandra Barman along with proctorial body tried to the situation under control but they failed to manage them.