DU Authorities Impose Ban on Campus Smoking


7524_DU_Ban_SmokingDU Authorities Impose Ban on Campus Smoking

The authorities of Dhaka University (DU) have declared the varsity buildings non-smoking area. The smoking has been banned in all institutes, faculties, classrooms, laboratories, offices and administrative buildings of DU.

The decision has been taken in a recent syndicate meeting of the university, said Dr. Noor-e-Islam, Director of DU Public Relations, the matter on April 05, 2016 (Tuesday) morning.

He said the meeting was chaired by DU Vice-Chancellor Dr. AAMS Arefin Siddique. “Stern action will be taken if any one violates the rule”, Noor-e-Islam added.

Regarding the ban, acting proctor of the university Professor Amzad Ali said, “It is difficult to implement the law on the campus but we are trying”.

Earlier, the ban was imposed in administrative building and now it will be effective other building of the university, he added.

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