JU CORRESPONDENT : Jahangirnagar University Press Club (JUPC) becomes reportedly split into two portions due to the direct aid of Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Farzana Islam.
To win the preferable candidates, VC Dr. Farzana Islam has done it violating the constitution, alleged the leaders of post deprived portions.
Expressing the incapability, the Chief Election Commissioner and the assistant professor of Bangla department Shamim Reza said, ‘Vice Chancellor ordered us to announce Tanzid Basunia and Abdullah Shouvo as president and general secretary respectively. In spite of the wide non-transparency in the voter list, we were force to announce this committee excluding the other portion’.
In the meanwhile, designating this committee invalid, leaders of the another portions rejected this result and alleged that, JU VC patronages these two person to take advantage which is not desirable.
The president candidate and Jahangirnagar University Correspondent of Daily Janakantha Dipanker Das said, ‘This committee announced by violating the constitution. So, this committee has lost its’ validity. From the beginning, we have been demanding for a fair election in accordance with the constitution. VC can never initiate this election violating the constitution’.
The Joint secretary of this organisation Junaid Ahmmed said, ‘This committee has made a black chapter of JUPC by violating the constitution. We rejected this committee’.
When contacted, the founder of JUPC and the former Vice Chancellor also the member of Public Service Commission Professor Sharif Enamul Kabir said, ‘No committee should allow without election. I will take initiative after investigation in this connection’.
Mentionable, Jahangirnagar University Press Club was founded in 2012 splitting from Jahangirnagar University Journalists’ Association with the direct influence by then VC.