At Dhaka Medical College (DMC) Hospital, there were clashes and chases between the fourth class employees of the Chhatra League. At that time panic spread among the patients admitted to different wards of the hospital. The incident took place on Monday from 11:30 am to 12:15 pm.
Hospital, there were clashes
The college branch of Chhatra League says that the fourth-class employees attacked them without provocation. On the other hand, on behalf of the employees’ union, it is being said that the BCL has attacked them by taking a stand in favor of the college administration to get a share of the money in a recruitment tender.
The college branch of Chhatra League
According to the relevant sources, today is the date for submission of tender for recruitment of outsourcing manpower of the college. With this, the fourth class employees’ association announced a sit-in program in front of the office of Principal Tito Minar at 10 is. While entering the college in the morning, the employees faced obstacles from Chhatra League and police. At that time they clashed with the leaders and workers of Chhatra League. Later, a five-member delegation led by Abu Saeed, the president of the employees’ union, reached an agreement with the principal on the recruitment of manpower. They then left the principal’s room.
Sources further said, the college branch BCL president Sheikh Mohammad at 11:30 pm. Leaders and activists, led by Al Amin and General Secretary Zakiul Islam, stormed the hospital, chanting slogans. At that time, they entered the women’s wards 106 and 109 and beat up an employee. At one stage, the employees closed the gate of the ward and blocked the leaders and workers of the Chhatra League. At this time the leaders and workers of both the parties from inside and outside the ward started chanting slogans. The commotion caused panic among the patients admitted to the ward. Later, the college principal Tito Mia and the director of the hospital, Brigadier General. Nazmul Haque went to the spot with the police and calmed down the situation.
the college branch BCL president Sheikh Mohammad
Ashraful Alam, deputy director of Dhaka Medical College Hospital, said the incident took place due to a misunderstanding. The director of the hospital has promised to take action against those responsible for the situation.
One of the leaders of the fourth class employees’ union told Prothom Alo on condition of anonymity, “The top two leaders of the college branch Chhatra League have taken a stand in favor of the college administration to get a share from the recruitment.” They did not hesitate to attack us for money. The workers did not attack them.
Meanwhile, Dhaka Medical College Branch BCL President Sheikh Mohammad. Al-Amin has denied the allegations. He said in the first light, ‘One of the top leaders of the fourth class employees’ union is a BNP man. We went to Bangabandhu’s Medical Corner to give flowers on the occasion of Bangabandhu’s Homecoming Day. At that time the employees also had a program. While entering the college through the gate, they hit some people including the general secretary of the college branch Chhatra League Zakiul Islam without any provocation.
Meanwhile, Dhaka Medical College Branch BCL
Zakiul Islam, general secretary of the college branch Chhatra League, said, “On the occasion of Bangabandhu’s Homecoming Day, we went to Bangabandhu Corner of Medical College to give flowers. Suddenly, the staff rushed to the medical center with the outsiders and started chanting slogans, “Take a doctor, slaughter him slowly.” At one point they attacked us. When we later informed the college administration about the matter, they assured justice. ‘