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Students of 7 DU affiliated colleges call off demo

DHAKA, Oct 9, 2017 (BSS) - Students of seven colleges affiliated with Dhaka University (DU) today postponed their movements following an assurance from the university authorities of publishing results of honors final year in November.

"We postponed our demonstration till November 30 as DU Vice-Chancellor Professor Md Akhtaruzzaman at a meeting with us assured of publishing results of honors final year within November," Foyzur Mehedi, a student of Kabi Nazrul College, told newsmen after the meeting.

A delegation of the seven affiliated colleges went to the VC office at noon and held a meeting with Akhtaruzzaman at the lounge adjacent to the VC office on the campus.

Earlier, on Sunday, the students of the colleges announced road blockade programme for sine die to press home their five-point demand, including publishing results of honors second and final years and examination schedule of honors third year final.

The seven DU affiliated colleges are: Dhaka College, Eden Mohila College, Government Shaheed Suhrawardy College, Kabi Nazrul Government College, Begum Badrunnesa Government Mohila College, Mirpur Government Bangla College and Government Titumir College.