Governor urges students to show restraintQUETTA: Various student organisations on Thursday staged a protest demonstration outside the Quetta Press Club against alleged harassment and blackmailing of students by some staff members of the University of Balochistan (UoB). Students also continued their protest at the UoB for the fourth consecutive day and marched through the campus to mount pressure on the authorities to punish the culprits. He urged citizens and other students to show restraint because the provincial government and university administration would fulfill their legal responsibilities. “The hooligans who harassed and blackmailed students would be dealt with strictly and punished for maligning the mother educational institution of Balochistan,” said Yasinzai. “According to the Anti-Harassment Act -2016, Special Anti-Harassment Committees must have to be constituted in every institution.
Source: The Express Tribune October 17, 2019 17:26 UTC