Chittagong University (CU) authorities yesterday decided, in principle, to hold CU Central Students' Union (Cucsu) election.
The decision was taken at a meeting held at VC's Conference Room where CU Vice-Chancellor Prof Iftekhar Uddin Chowdhury, all provosts of the university and the proctorial body were present.
Prof Sultan Ahmed, convener of CU Provost Committee, said the university authority has decided to hold the election, but the date and time were not discussed at the meeting.
After the establishment of CU in 1966, Cucsu elections were held six times. The first Cucsu election was held in 1970 while the last election was in 1990.