Quota Reform Movement

Demo for FF quota resumes

Descendants of freedom fighters yesterday took to the streets once again, demanding the reinstatement of 30 percent quota for children and grandchildren of freedom fighters for classes I and II government jobs.

June 4, 2019
June 4, 2019

Quota reform leaders reeling under lawsuits

It is becoming increasingly difficult for quota reform leaders to attend court hearings every month as police are “dillydallying” the submission of probe reports in five cases filed against them over a year ago.

January 23, 2019
January 23, 2019

Demo for FF quota resumes

Descendants of freedom fighters yesterday took to the streets once again, demanding the reinstatement of 30 percent quota for children and grandchildren of freedom fighters for classes I and II government jobs.

October 8, 2018
October 8, 2018

FF quota seekers postpone movement until Oct 14

Children and grandchildren of freedom fighters who were demonstrating demanding reinstatement of 30 percent quota facilities in government jobs for them postpone their protest until October 14.

October 7, 2018
October 7, 2018

‘We demanded quota system reformation, not abolishment’

Quota reformists say that their movement was for logical reformation in the civil service quota system, not for total abolishment.

September 17, 2018
September 17, 2018

Quota reform movement to continue until gazette

Quota reformist leaders express satisfaction to the cabinet committee as it recommended to abolish the existing quota preservation system in the first and second class government jobs.

August 15, 2018
August 15, 2018

Quota reform demo: Eden College student held in Sirajganj

A student of Eden College, also a leader of the quota reform movement, is arrested from her grandfather’s house in Belkuchi upazila of Sirajganj district, police say.

July 26, 2018
July 26, 2018

BCL yet again attacks quota reformists

Defying Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's warning, Chhatra League men have yet again attacked activists of the quota reform movement.

July 22, 2018
July 22, 2018

Despite PM’s order, ‘BCL’ assaults quota reformists

Chhatra League men are once again blamed for assaulting quota reformists, a day after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina specifically ordered against such aggression.

July 22, 2018
July 22, 2018

PM warns BCL of excess on quota issue: Quader

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader says members of the party's student wing Bangladesh Chhatra League were warned so that no more complaints are made against them on the quota issue.

July 22, 2018
July 22, 2018

Quota demo: CU students fail to protest over BCL threat

Students of Chittagong University’s Communication and Journalism department could not hold their protest programme as they were threatened by the university unit Bangladesh Chhatra League members.