CU suspends 8 BCL men


PV Desk : Chittagong University (CU) authorities today suspended eight activists of the university unit Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) for two years.
They were suspended for vandalising the university proctor office, attacking two journalists on February 20 and for abducting a student for ransom on February 22, CU Proctor Ali Asgar Chowdhury told our university correspondent.
The decision was taken at a meeting of Board of Residence Health and Disciplinary Committee with Vice-Chancellor Prof Iftekhar Uddin Chowdhury in the chair, the proctor said.
The BCL men were also served a show cause notice asking why they would not be expelled and asked to reply within seven days, he also said adding that the suspension will be effective from today.
The BCL men are Saidul Islam Sayed, also a student of Public Administration department, Lokman Hossain of Economics department, Kanak Saha Joy of Institute of Modern Language & Linguistic department and Mahfuzul Haque Lotas of Dramatics department.