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DU Fine Arts Faculty students demand punishment to attackers

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Students of the Faculty of Fine Arts of Dhaka University staged sit-in programme in front of the Vice Chancellor\'s Office protesting terrorists activities inside the Fine Arts Faculty on Thursday.

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DU Correspondent :
The students of Fine Arts Faculty of Dhaka University (DU) on Thursday submitted a memorandum to the university's Vice Chancellor Professor AAMS Arefin Siddique demanding punishment to those who attacked teachers and students on Wednesday.
They also boycotted classes, observed sit-in programme and brought out a
procession on the university campus over the issue.
On Wednesday evening, DU Bangabandhu Hall BCL activists and Fine Arts Faculty students engaged in an altercation over a simple matter. About 20-25 students of the hall attacked the faculty students and teachers. As a result, a teacher and three students were injured, claimed the victims.   
In the morning on Thursday, faculty students staged a sit-in programme at the main entrance of the faculty gate boycotting classes and chanted slogans demanding punishment to the attackers.  Then they brought out a precession from there and paraded important roads of the university and staged sit-in in front of the VC's office.
At one stage, the acting Proctor of the University Professor M Amzad went there and talked with them. Later a representative of students was allowed to submit a memorandum to the Vice-Chancellor.
In this regard Professor M Amzad said, "We are collecting CCTV footages and will take action against those who are involved in attacks".

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