Siddiqur perceives little light in an eye


PV Desk : Siddiqur Rahman, the Titumir college student whose eyes were damaged in police action during an agitation in city’s Shahbagh on July 20, perceives little light in an eye.

Siddiqur Rahman said that he perceives little light in his left eye after the bandage of the eye was removed on Saturday (August 05) following the latest surgery in Sankara Nethralaya in India’s Chennai.

Doctors of the hospital said that it is a good sign. Siddiqur Rahman is now under the treatment in the hospital.

Dr Golam Mostafa, director of the National Institute of Ophthalmology in Dhaka who is accompanying Siddiqur Rahman, confirmed the matter to the Banglanews.

He said that the Titumir college student informed about little light perception on the left eye after the bandage was removed.

On July 20, students of seven colleges of the Dhaka, which were affiliated to the Dhaka University, were demonstrating in city’s Shahbagh to press for their seven-point demand that included announcement of their exam dates.