Nahid calls to form a human chain against the attackers
Staff Correspondent: The education minister, Nurul Islam Nahid, on Saturday called for waging up social resistance alongside the law to contain the incidents of attacks on female students.
He called for forming a 15-minute symbolic human chain in all educational institutions across the country on the 18th October to deliver a message of erecting social resistance against terrorism.
The minister was speaking at a press conference at Krishibid Institution Bangladesh in the city over the steps the ministry took following the recent incidents of attacks on female students in the country.
All institutions will hold a meeting on October 20 where members of school committees, teachers, ulema, local representatives, and local people will participate over the burning issue, he said.
They will form a strict committee to solve and control the incidents, the minister continued.
He also requested the police to arrest the perpetrators, whatever party he belongs to, and ensure their speedy trial, he added.