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Buet Sher-e-Bangla hall provost resigns

  • Published at 03:15 pm October 9th, 2019
Sher-E-Bangla hall of Buet, Dhaka Dhaka Tribune

Buet students continue protest demanding justice for Abrar

Bangladesh University of Engineering Technology (Buet) Sher-e-Bangla hall Provost Dr Zafar Iqbal Khan has resigned.

Buet Teachers' Association President Dr AKM Masud disclosed the matter to the students on Wednesday.

Buet students are continuing their protest, demanding justice for Abrar.

Abrar Fahad, a second year student of electrical and electronic engineering department of the university, was beaten to death on Monday.

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Some Chhatra League leaders have been accused of beating him for his alleged involvement with Islami Chhatra Shibir, the student wing of Jamaat-e-Islami. 

Meanwhile, Abrar's father Barkat Ullah filed a murder case against 19 people with Chawkbazar police station on Monday evening. 

Later, Bangladesh Chhatra League expelled 11 of its members permanently from the organization for their involvement in Abrar’s murder.

Abrar’s death sparked protest across Bangladesh. The protesters have demanded justice for Abrar and capital punishment for the murderers.

As of now, 13 people have been arrested in connection to the murder.