Hunger strike for polls deferment: 4 DU students fall sick

Published: 17 Jan 2020 Updated: 18 Jan 2020   

Online Desk

Four students of Dhaka University fell sick on the second day of their fast unto death on Friday demanding deferment of the polls to the two Dhaka city corporations slated for January 30.

Apurba Chakrabarty and Orko Shaha, residents of Jagannath hall of the university, were admitted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH)  as they fell sick during the strike, said Utpal Biswas, vice-president (VP) of DU’s Jagannath Hall students’ union, reports UNB.

Jagannath hall union general secretary Kajal Das and Social welfare secretary Prodip Das were given saline when they fell sick.

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