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Dipu Moni promises to solve the problems of SUST students

The incident of police attack unfortunate

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 26th January, 2022 08:43:35 PM
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Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni has said that all the demands of the students of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) will be solved.

Terming the incident of police attack on SUST students as unfortunate one she said “Many students were injured which made them agitate. We are also in favour of all the demands. We will solve the problem.”

Education Minister made the remarks at a press conference at her residence on Wednesday evening on the recent issue of SUST.

Dipu Moni said “We will look into how the student movement turned into a one-point movement. Besides, if there is any negligence on the part of the university administration in this incident, appropriate action will be taken against him, whoever he may be.”

She said “Due to the continuous movement students have been upset, exhausted. Let them recover a little. If they say they want to sit down after few days, then so be it. This movement is an expression of their grievances. Where the main problem is, we students, teachers, administration, we will all address it together.”

Responding to a question from reporters about the resignation of the VC of SUST, Education Minister said that the resignation of the VC was another matter. He was appointed by President. If he resigns, the problem will not be solved. One VC will go, another VC will come. Problems will remain in place of problems.”

Describing the students’ movement as ‘peaceful’, the she said, “We have no division here. We are all in one side, the problem on the other. We say, problem solving is very important.”

“The problem needs to be solved so that the learning environment of the students in the universities is healthy and sound so that they can study,” she added.

At that time, regarding the case, the Education Minister said, “What has happened before, has already happened. We want to move forward. We do not want the students to lose their education. The students would not be harmed due to the case.”