JU student in coma after being hit by, dragged under bike around campus

A first year student of the journalism and media studies department of Jahangirnagar University is on life support after being hit by a bike and dragged under the bike on campus.

The incident took place near Maulana Bhasani Hall at 7:30 pm.

The victim Jahid was going to "Gerua" near campus.The bike hit from behind and dragged him several yards. Ferdous Mahamud Neon of the philosophy department was driving the bike.

Some of Jahid's friends and other students took him to university medical centre then to Enam Medical College Hospital.

Ujjal Kumar Mandal, assistant professor of his department, quoting doctors, said that Jahid's condition is not good. "He is on life support. He has scalp fracture on the right side of head. Brain hemorrhage on the left side of head."

In this regard, Proctor ASM Firoz Ul Hasan said, "I went to Enam Medical and saw the injured student. I will go out and talk to the students."

Meanwhile, students of the journalism department staged a protest before the vice-chancellor's house.

Source: United News of Bangladesh