Dengue episode: Effigies of wellbeing pastor, Dhaka civic chairmen consumed at DU


A stage of understudies of Dhaka University today consumed models of the wellbeing pastor and city hall leaders of Dhaka south and north city enterprise requesting their abdication over “disappointment in controlling dengue episode” in the capital and the nation over.

The understudies under the stage ‘Muktijuddho Mancha’ framed a human chain before Raju Memorial Sculpture on DU grounds around 11:00am and later consumed the models, reports our photojournalist from the spot.

“Regular individuals are getting influenced by dengue and one understudy of Dhaka University kicked the bucket of the mosquito-borne infection as of late, however Health Minister Zahid Maleque has thought about the reproducing limit of Aedes mosquitos with the Rohingyas while DSCC Mayor Sayeed Khokon attempted to dispose of dengue flare-up by marking it as talk,” an official statement of the stage said.

“The priest and the civic chairmen can’t disregard their obligations with such wrong remarks,” the discharge said.

The understudies’ stage requested quick renunciation of the wellbeing pastor and the two Dhaka city hall leaders for their “inadequacy in controlling dengue flare-up”.


In the mean time, many understudies in Jahangirnagar University today challenged the inaction of the college experts in the midst of the continuous dengue episode in the city.

They drew out a quiet rally from the college’s Central Shaheed Minar premises around 10:00am and later organized a protest before Old Administrative Building till 2:30pm to press home their six-point request, our JU journalist reports.

Their requests incorporate making brief move in managing flare-up of dengue in every lobby, presenting dengue tests quickly at the college’s therapeutic focus and pay to the group of U Khein Nu, a JU understudy who passed on from dengue yesterday.

The understudies additionally said they would blacklist classes and assessments if their requests are not met right away.

Irfanul Islam, a first-year understudy of the Department of Drama and Dramatics at JU, stated, “We would prefer not to lose any of our companions like U Khein Nu. This is the reason we are requesting that the experts make legitimate strides.”

Amerul Abedin Akash, a first-year understudy of Comparative Literature and Culture division, claimed that one of the educators of the college accused them of doing legislative issues.

“It’s startling. We are not doing legislative issues here, we just came here to dissent the demise of a kindred understudy who was influenced by dengue in the grounds,” he said.


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