PM warns against campus violence

MNA National Desk: Asking students to refrain from resorting to vandalism in educational institutions, PM Sheikh Hasina yesterday said the government would no longer tolerate such activities.

“Any sort of vandalism will not be tolerated. It will not happen that students vandalise their educational institutions and I accept this,” she said.

The premier was inaugurating the 29th national council of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) at Suhrawardy Udyan in the afternoon, reported news agency.

She said the law enforcement agencies have been asked to take prompt and appropriate steps against those students involved in vandalism.

Earlier, the PM hoisted the national flag at the council venue while the BCL president and general secretary hoisted the organisation’s flag. She opened the council by releasing pigeons and balloons.