Three students of Islamic University were injured after falling off a tree on the campus in Kushtia on Sunday evening.
The injured students were Rakib Hossain, a second year student of management department, Dipu Kumar Paul and Kamal, both first year students of law department of the university.
Witnesses said Kamal climbed on a tree adjacent to the vice-chancellor’s bungalow to pick jamun around 6:00pm.
At one stage, when Kamal was about to fall off a broken branch of the tree, Rakib and Dipu tried to save him. But the branch fell on them, leaving the trio injured.
Later, some students of the university went to the spot and took them to IU central hospital for treatment.
SM Shahed, the duty doctor of the hospital, told New Age that they sent Kamal and Dipu to Kushtia General Hospital for better treatment as their condition was getting worse.
IU student advisor professor Paresh Chandra Barman said that students should not do such work and added that they were looking into the matter.
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