The disabled students of Rajshahi University staged a demonstration on Monday over a five-point demand.
Marking the International Day for Persons with Disabilities, RU Physically-challenged Development Foundation (PDF) announced their demands to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina from a programme organised in front of the central library on Monday. Their demands include taking necessary steps to integrate disabled persons into mainstream economy, to increase social
awareness, and to arrange for
ramps in public universities
of the country.
Earlier, the organisation’s members brought out a colourful procession that paraded different main streets of the campus and ended in front of the central library.