Students of Rajshahi University (RU) continue their agitation for the fifth consecutive day on the Campus demanding the justice of killing Professor AFM Rezaul Karim Siddiquee, a teacher of English department of Rajshahi University.They observed different protesting program on the campus from morning on Tuesday including rally, drawing on the road, silent procession and Human Chain.
Agitating students blocked the Rajshahi-Dhaka highway at 12.00 for an hour while their protests program disrupted vehicular movement and created huge traffic congestion.
Demonstrating students holding placards and chanting slogan demanded the immediate punishment of the criminals.
On the Other hand, Police Commissioner of Rajshahi City Corporation (RCC) Md. Shamsuddin informed that, two men including an Imam of the Mosque have been detained in this connection.
The detainee are , Mansur Rahman, a teacher of Khazapara Madrashah of Baghmara and Raihan Ali, Imam of Dargamaria Jame Masjid of the same.
It is noted that, Rezaul Karim Siddique, 58, was hacked to death from behind with machetes as he walked to catch his university bus in Rajshahi on Saturday morning.