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CU expels 18 students

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 12 January, 2023 12:00 AM
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CU expels 18 students

CHATTOGRAM: Chittagong University (CU) authority expelled 18 students including 17 activists of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) of the university unit on different charges on Wednesday.

The suspension order came after a meeting of Board of Residence, Health and Discipline of the university held on January 9, said CU Proctor Dr Rabiul Hasan Bhuiyan.

A student named Tasfia Jasarat Nolok of English department under 2019-2020 session was suspended for 18 months for her involvement in a clash among female students at Khaleda Zia hall of the university on August 11, 2022.

Besides, two BCL activists Arshil Azim Niloy of Public Administration under 2018-2019 session and Shoeb Mohammad Atiq of Anthropology department under 2019-2020 session were suspended for a year each for assaulting a campus reporter physically on September 26 of the same year.    Sociology department student Hasan Mahmud and Institute of Education and Research (IER) student Shahidul Islam of 2016-2017 session were suspended for one and two years respectively for vandalising provost room of Alaol Hall on October 8.

Six more BCL-men were suspended for one year each for their involvement in factional clash, vandalism and threatening another journalist on December 2.