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DU forms probe committee over attack on Nur

Published : 23 Dec 2019 09:17 PM | Updated : 07 Sep 2020 05:09 PM

Dhaka University authorities has formed a six member probe committee to investigate into the attack held at Ducsu building and Madhur canteen area on Sunday.

Citing the incident as undesired and saddening, the authorities has formed a six member committee with dean of arts faculty Dr Abu M Delwar Hossain as convener to probe the incident.

Ducsu Vice President Nurul Haque Nur and 27 others were injured in an attack allegedly carried out by activists of Chhatra League and Muktijuddha Mancha on Sunday. The Mancha is alleged to have mostly comprise Chhatra League follower.

The committee has been asked to find out why and how the incident took place, and to find out who were involved with it, according to a press release send by Dhaka Univeristy public relations office said on Monday.

The other committee members are provost of Shamsun Nahar Hall professor Dr Supriya Saha, DU senate members professor Dr Asim Sarker and Dr Mizanur Rahman, Sir PJ Hartog International Hall provost professor Dr M Mohiuddin, and DU assistant proctor professor Dr Muhammad Mainul Karim.

The committee has been asked to submit a report with recommendations to the university authorities within six working days.