Jahangirnagar University students demonstrated on the campus yesterday, demanding holding of their honours final year examinations that have remained postponed due to Covid-19 pandemic.
Over 100 students from different departments under 2015-16 academic session gathered in front of the new administrative building around 11:30am, campus sources said.
Addressing the programme, Amirul Islam Sujan of the public administration department, said, "Earlier, we submitted a memorandum to the university authorities to press the demand, but to no avail. We will follow health rules during the exams that have to be held immediately."
"Although the government has already published 43th civil services circular, we wouldn't be able to apply there," he added.
Nuruzzaman Shuvo of history department said many universities including Chittagong University and some private universities decided to hold partial exams maintaining health directives.
Earlier, the JU students formed a human chain on the campus.