DHAKA: Jatiya Oikyafront will hold a public rally at Suhrawardy Udyan on October 22(Tuesday) to protest the murder of BUET student Abrar Fahad.
General Secretary of the forum Dr Reza Kibria announced the programme while talking to reporters after the meeting of the Steering Committee of the Oikyafront on Wednesday (October 16).
He said that at the initiative of Oikyafront, a public rally will be arranged at Suhrawardy Udyan at 3pm on October 22. People from all strata of life have been urged to attend the rally.
Reza Kibria said after October 22, mass signature campaign will be launched at home and abroad under the banner of ‘Abar Hotyar Bichar Korbo’. The signature campaign will also be launched online.
Abrar Fahad, a second year student of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Department of BUET, was beaten to death inside the university’s Sher-e-Bangla Hall in the early hours of October 7.
Police recovered his body from between the ground floor and the second floor of the Sher-e-Bangla Hall at 3am on the day.
BDST: 2010 HRS, OCT 16, 2019