Tofazzal Hossain, Pabna: The employees of Pabna University of Science and Technology have organized a human chain to demand eleven points including protesting against the uniform policy of UGC. The program was held on Wednesday (June 29) at noon on the campus campus by the University Staff Council.
Speakers said that UGC did not abide by the demands of UGC including formation of permanent pay commission, implementation of ninth pay scale in 10 steps of 1973, following district quota in recruitment of employees, confirmation of pet quota. They are going to implement their own uniform policy. Which is a threat to all employees of the university. For this reason, programs are being carried out all over the country to implement the 11-point demand. If these demands are not implemented, a larger movement will be formed in the future, the speakers warned.
Fazle Ali Tushar, president of the staff council of Pabna University of Science and Technology, Faruk Ahmed, general secretary, Jamshed Palash, former president, Shahriar Pavel, former general secretary, Moazzin Jabiullah Moni, employees of Central Jame Mosque, Habibur Rahman, Iman Ali and others spoke at the rally. Later, the employees submitted a memorandum with the demands along with the grant commission of the university.