BUET (Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology ) was declared closed for forty four days amid academics movement for removal of the vice chancellor and therefore the pro-vice chancellor. A press release issued by the university authorities on Tuesday said all of its categories can stay closed from July eleven to August twenty four, and resume on August twenty five, because of summer, Ramadan, Shab-e-Qadr and Eid-ul-Fitr vacations.
The university was declared closed for early vacation to weaken the continuing movement of BUET academics Association (BUETTA).
BUET VC Prof SM Nazrul Islam said, ‘We declared early vacation to avoid any untoward state of affairs on the campus.’
Earlier, BUETTA threatened to start out the category boycott for an indefinite amount if the university vice-chancellor (VC) and pro-VC don’t seem to be removed among subsequent 3 days.
‘We can continue demonstrations till the 2 Buet prime officers resign among this month, otherwise recent agitation would be announced,’ said Dr Md Ashraful Islam, general secretary of the association, during a press unleash. The academics were demonstrating in line with the associationâ€™s call to protest what they said free reign and manifold anomalies of the 2 officers.
To press home the demand, the association on April seven had gone for an indefinite work abstention whereas they postponed their agitation on might five following an assurance by the Prime Minister of trying into the matter. As there has been no ‘sign of fulfilling their demand’, the academics on June nine renewed their involve the resignation of the VC and therefore the Pro-VC.