SUST protests: Section of university teachers start token hunger strike on DU campus
A group of teachers from several universities started a three-hour token hunger strike this noon to express solidarity with the students of Sylhet's Shahjalal University of Science and Technology demanding resignation of its vice-chancellor.
The teachers under the banner of University Teachers' Network is holding the programme at the base of Aparajeyo Bangla of Dhaka University campus from 12pm.
They demanded the resignation of SUST VC for ordering police action against students on January 16.
Prof Anu Muhammad of Economics department of Jahangirnagar University, Prof Mohammad Tanzimuddin Khan of DU's International Relations, Prof Kamrul Hasan of DU's Physics and Prof Kazi Maruful Islam of Development Studies, among others, participated in the hunger strike.