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Eden College students protest police action on Shahbagh demonstrators

  • Published at 01:14 pm July 21st, 2017
  • Last updated at 03:13 pm July 21st, 2017
Eden College students protest police action on Shahbagh demonstrators
Students of Eden Mohila College have staged a demonstration in front of their institution protesting against Thursday’s police action on Dhaka University-affiliated college students in Shahbagh. The protesters blocked the Azimpur Road on Friday morning, disrupting traffic for about half an hour. [caption id="attachment_99521" align="aligncenter" width="690"]Eden-college-demo-Opu-21-7-17 The Eden College students also want the college to be upgraded as a full-fledged autonomous university Mahmud Hossain Opu[/caption] The Eden College students condemned police action and demanded compensation for the students injured on Thursday.
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Students of seven government colleges, which have recently been affiliated with the Dhaka University, hit the streets on Thursday demanding dates for their pending master’s and honour’s exams be announced. [caption id="attachment_99559" align="aligncenter" width="690"]Eden_demo_Opu_21_7_17 Eden College students block Azimpur Road in front of the college on July 21, 2017 Mahmud Hossain Opu[/caption] At least two students were injured in a clash with police. Dates for the examinations were announced after the clash.