Quoting the conditions of appointment given by the president, the memorandum said that VC should be present on campus round-the-clock. But the VC ignored this regulation and remained absent from the campus for months.

The teachers demanded that he be brought back to the campus immediately [by Thursday] to stop the various misdeeds carried out. They confined Prof Salwa to the syndicate meeting room.

Prof Matiur Rahman, convener of this Parishad, said “Those who are involved with vice-chancellor’s misdeeds cannot avoid responsibility either. They will have to move away from these activities.”

During the demonstration, professor of the physics department and the former president of the teachers' association Gazi Mazharul Anwar told Prothom Alo that many misdeeds would be stopped had the five to six persons from the university stopped going at the liaison office in Dhaka. He requested all the syndicate members including the teachers of the university not to attend the meetings in Dhaka.

Associate professor of the Bangla department and former president of the teachers' association Tuhin Wadud, speaking to Prothom Alo, said the pro-VC has assured the demonstrating teachers that she would try to bring the VC back to campus and also try to meet the other demands. Accordingly, pro-VC Sarifa Salwa was released a 7:15pm.

Later, pro-VC Sarifa Salwa told newspersons that “I will talk to the VC regarding the matter.”

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