At least eight students were injured during a factional clash between two groups of Bangladesh Chhatra League, ruling party backed student organisation, over establishing supremacy in Chittagong University on Monday.
Witnesses said the supporters of two BCL groups called CFC and Bijoy locked into an argument around 12:00noon Kola Jhupri area of the campus.
At one stage both the groups attacked each other injuring eight of their members.
Five injured were admitted to the university medical and three were sent to Chittagong Medical College Hospital as their conditions were severe, said doctor Abu Toyab of CU Hospital.
Officer-in-charge of Hathazari police Ssation Belal Uddin Jahangir said police were deployed on the campus to fend off any unwanted situation.
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