:: JU Correspondent ::
A section of teachers, officers and employees of Jahangirnagar University (JU) formed a new organization named “Jahangirnagar against injustice and in favor of development”.
Spokesman of organization Prof. Dr. Mohammad Alamgir Kabir announced the formal inauguration of the platform through a press conference that was held at the lounge of new arts building of the university at 3.00 pm.
Lead by Prof A A Mamun of Physics department 35 teachers from different department joined the platform.
Addressing the press conference spokesman of the platform Prof. Dr Mohammad Alamgir Kabir said, “We have seen various conspiracies to hinder the development projects of the university. So we have created a new platform to stop this conspiracy and to continue all development activities of Jahangirnagar University. Through this organization we will speak against any wrongdoing and will support the work towards development. Any teacher or officer who wants development of university can come to our platform.”
President of Jahangirnagar University Teachers’ Association Prof. Ajit Kumar Majumdar, Coordinator of the platform Prof A A Mamun, Dean of Social Science faculty Prof. Rasheda Akhtar, Dean of Business Studies faculty Nilanjon Kumar Saha, Prof. A K M Shahnawaz, Prof Naim Sultan and Prof. Sufi Mustafizur Rahman spoke among others at press conference.
In the meantime, the newly launch platform declared three daylong program on the university campus. On October 16, they will stage silent procession at the central Shaheed Minar while they will observe candlelight procession on October 17 and will place a memorandum to Vice Chancellor demanding the punishment of identified corrupted people at the campus.