Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology (RUET) will reopen its dormitories on Oct 28 through maintaining health rules amid the Covid-19 pandemic. Prior to this, necessary preparations, including ensuring of conservancy, health instruments and isolation centre at medical, will be completed.
The RUET took the decision in a meeting of its syndicate, highest policy making body of the technological university, held on Sunday with Vice-chancellor Prof Rafiqul Islam Sheikh in the chair, local media reported.
"We have taken the decision for the greater interest of the students," said Prof Islam, adding that many of the departments are taking examinations in-persons at present.
So, reopening of the dormitories has become crucial as the students are suffering a lot due to accommodation crises at present.
After completion of the on-going examination another syndicate meeting will be held to take decision of reopening of the classes in-persons in due time, Prof Islam added.