Chhatra League Assaults Journalists Saying ‘There Is No Time To Watch Journalists’
Faculty Chhatra League has been accused of beating up two journalists whereas performing their skilled duties at Kabi Nazrul Authorities Faculty within the capital. The accused Chhatra League employees are mentioned to be followers of President Belayet Hossain Sagar.
The incident occurred in entrance of the school principal’s workplace on Tuesday (October 3) at midday. The injured journalists got first assist on the Nationwide Medical Hospital.
It’s identified that Shithanshu Bhowmik Ankur, Workplace Secretary of Kabi Nazrul Faculty Journalist Affiliation and Partha Saha, consultant of Each day Campus, went forward after seeing the disturbance on the campus gate. At the moment, BCL activists have been beating a scholar. For taking photos of the beating, the journalist’s cellphone was taken away and the BCL employees began beating the journalists.
Eyewitnesses mentioned that round 10-15 individuals together with the followers of Faculty Chhatra League President Mehdi Hasan Palash, Sheikh Sumon, Fahim Taj, Tanjid Ahmed Babu, Ratul Hasan, Tamim Mollah beat the 2 journalists.
In the meantime Shithanshu Bhowmik shouted, ‘Brother, I’m a journalist, I’m a journalist’, nonetheless BCL employees mentioned that they didn’t have time to see journalists, so the variety of beatings elevated.
Shithanshu Bhowmik Ankur mentioned, Seeing the mess on the campus gate, Parth and I moved ahead. I went and noticed that they beat up a college student. After I went to take an image, my cellphone was taken away. As quickly as I launched myself as a journalist, they threw me on the road in entrance of the primary gate of the school and began kicking me. When Parth tried to save lots of me, he dragged her by the hair and bribed her. Then they took me in entrance of the school mosque and beat me once more within the second spherical.
Partha Saha says, after we went to take photos, they began beating Shithanshu. Then I mentioned, Secretary of Shitangshu Journalists’ Affiliation, why are you beating him? As quickly as they mentioned this, they took me by the hair, pushed me and began beating me.
On this regard, Kabi Nazrul Faculty Journalist Affiliation Basic Secretary Atiq Hasan Shubo mentioned that presently the actions of Chhatra League within the campuses are questionable as all the time. The incident of torture of journalists in Kabi Nazrul Faculty isn’t any exception. We strongly condemn and protest in opposition to it. I strongly demand swift and exemplary punishment for individuals who attacked journalist Shitangshu Bhowmik Ankur and Partha Saha. He additionally mentioned that authorized motion will probably be taken in opposition to these concerned within the beating.
Zaid Hossain Mishu, President of the Faculty Journalists’ Affiliation, mentioned that there have been incidents of assaults on college students within the faculty campus for the previous few days. None of which has been investigated or taken any motion. Stopping journalists from fulfilling their skilled duties is a menace to unbiased media. As quickly as I acquired the information, I went to the campus and took Shithanshu and Parth from the spot to the Nationwide Medical. Later, each have been handled on the Nationwide Hospital.
Physician on obligation of Nationwide Medical Faculty. Mahmud mentioned, two journalists have been given first assist. However one’s situation is a bit critical. He was given oxygen on account of respiratory difficulties on account of accidents to his head and decrease stomach. As well as, vital medicines together with injections have been prescribed.
Professor Amena Begum, Principal of Kabi Nazrul Faculty, mentioned in regards to the beating, I’ve not heard of the incident. And I’ve not acquired any complaints about this. If complaints are acquired, motion will probably be taken in opposition to them.
Belayet Hossain Sagar, president of Kabi Nazrul Faculty Chhatra League, mentioned that the incident of beating the journalist may be very unhappy. Company motion will probably be taken in opposition to everybody concerned on this incident.