Bangladesh quota reform protest

Students’ platform demands release of quota reform activists from jail

Bangladesh Sadharan Chhatra Odhikar Sangrakkhan Parishad, the platform that spearheaded the movement for civil quota system reformation, comes up with three-point demand including immediate release of their activists from jail.

Reform quota system to restore normalcy in edu institutions: Moudud

BNP Standing Committee Member Moudud Ahmed urges the government to accept the students’ demand for reformation of quota system in civil service in order to bring normalcy in the country's educational institutions.

Quota-reform leader Suhel shown arrested: Cops

A leader of quota reform movement, who was ‘picked up’ by detectives early today, has been shown arrested, police say.

Protesters demand Moshiur's unconditional release

A section of Dhaka University students demand the unconditional release of their fellow Moshiur Rahman, one of the leaders of quota reform movement, from jail.

DU Bangla dept protests attack on fellow student

Dhaka University’s Bangla department have staged protest at campus demanding justice over attack on one of its students during the quota reform agitation.

Stop repressing quota reformists: ASK asks govt

Rights group Ain O Salish Kendra (ASK) calls upon the government to end repression on the quota reform activists throughout the country.

Pro-quota reform rally attacked at JnU

Students of progressive fronts have come under attack at Jagannath University when they were marching in favour of the quota reformation demand.

Quota reform: Cops foil citizens' demo, assault DU teacher

Police allegedly assault a Dhaka University teacher when a platform of parents and teachers gather at Jatiya Press Club in Dhaka for holding a demonstration programme expressing concern over the detention of quota reform leaders.

RU teachers protest BCL attack on students

A group of teachers at Rajshahi University come up with an innovative form of protest at campus against the spate of attacks carried out on students seeking quota reform.

May 19, 2018
May 19, 2018

Gazette on Quota: Decision to boycott exams postponed

The quota reformists postpone their decision of boycotting examinations at all universities and colleges across the country considering Ramadan and session jam following the strike.

April 16, 2018
April 16, 2018

‘Withdraw all cases in two days’

Student leaders demand the authorities concerned to withdraw within the next two days the cases filed against them during the quota reform movement, threatening to wage a more vigorous demonstration otherwise.

April 12, 2018
April 12, 2018

Quota system abolition contradictory to constitution: BNP

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's announcement to abolish quota system in the public service is contradictory to the country's constitution, BNP Senior Joint Secretary General Rizvi Ahmed says.