Former Dhaka University Central Students’ Union vice-president Nurul Haque Nur on Tuesday asked the government to immediately reopen all the public universities and its dormitories.
They also demanded continuation of ongoing examinations.
The parishad leaders and activists held a rally in front of National Press Club in this connection and later marched towards the secretariat with a procession.
The police tried to stop them, but later allowed the activists holding a rally in front of the Secretariat gate.
The parishad leaders said that a delay in opening public universities and dormitories was politically motivated. The government feared of students and their movements.
Nur said that all the public universities must be reopened by late February or early March.
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