3,000 teachers, students make human chain against hartal violence
Chittagong, 10 February 2015, Nirapad News: School teachers, students and their guardians took to the street in Mirsarai upazila of the district in protest against hartal violenece on Monday morning.
Nearly 3,000 teachers, students from different schools and their guardians from Baraiyarhat Municipality formed a human chain this morning. Students carried placards inscribed with different slogans such as “We want peace, not petrol bombs”, “Don’t spoil our lives by enforcing hartal during SSC exam”, and “We don’t want to be burnt by petrol bombs”.
They also demanded uninterrupted commencement of SSC examinations and congenial academic atmosphere.
“We don’t want any more hartal and blockade during examinations and want to go back to our institutions and sit for examinations in hartal and blockade free environment”, they viewed.
Headmaster of Baraiyarhat Girls High School Enamul Hoque conducted the pre-human chain rally while president of Baraiyarhat School Management Committee Rezaul Karim Chowdhury, president of Chinki Astana School Management Committee Mizanur Rahman, headmaster Mokarrom Hossain, headmaster of Dhumghat Hazi Chand Mia High School Shahadat Hossain and Mirsarai upazila president of Amra Muktijuddha Sontan Nayan Kanti Dhum, among others, spoke on the occasion.