At least 7 students were injured in a clash between two groups of students of Jahangirnagar University centering a football match on Wednesday.
The injured are-- Jony, Abdullah Al Mamun, Jamshed Alam of Al Beruni Hall and Salman, Foysal, Antor and Anayet , all of them residential students of Mir Mosharraf Hossain (MH) Hall.
The injured were rushed to the university medical center, from where Jony was referred to a private hospital in Savar for better treatment.
Witnesses said the clash ensued between students of MH Hall and Al Beruni Hall as Jony of MH Hall locked into an altercation with Salman of Al Beruni Hall during a football match of the ongoing Chancellor’s Cup at the central field around 5:00 pm.
Later the altercation turned to a clash between the students of the two halls, leaving seven of them injured.
JU Proctor Prof Tapan Kumar Saha said, "Steps will be taken after proper investigation of the incident".