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    Siddiqur to sit for exam Oct 24

    Titumir College student Siddiqur Rahman, who lost his eyesight in police action during a demonstration at Shahbagh in Dhaka, will sit for third-year examination under Dhaka University on October 24.

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    Siddiqur compensated with a job

    We are happy to know that Siddiqur Rahman, the third-year student of political science at Government Titumir College, has been given a job of a telephone operator at the state-owned Essential Drugs Company Limited.

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    Siddiqur released from hospital

    Titumir college student Siddiqur Rahman, whose eyes were damaged in “police action” during a demonstration in Shahbagh in July, is released from hospital.

  • Siddiqur gets govt job

    Titumir college student Siddiqur Rahman, whose eyes were damaged in “police excess” during a demonstration in Shahbagh, gets a job at government’s pharmaceuticals company.

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    Masters’ exams of DU affiliated colleges from Sept 10

    Final examinations for masters’ students of seven colleges that were affiliated with Dhaka University will begin on September 10.

  • Tear gas shell fired directly at Siddiqur

    A constable fired a tear gas shell at Titumir College student Siddiqur Rahman damaging his eyes, a committee probing the police action has found.

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    Probe report over cop action on Siddiqur filed

    A probe body formed over the police action that led to the loss of eyesight of a college student in Shahbagh files its report before authorities.

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    Siddiqur perceives little light on left eye: Doctors

    Injured college student Siddiqur Rahman perceives little light after the bandage of his left eye was removed today following the latest surgery at Sankara Nethralaya in India's Chennai, doctors say.

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    Indian doctors operate on Siddiqur’s eye

    Indian doctors operate on the eyes of Siddiqur Rahman, the college student who now has slim chances of regaining complete vision since he met police action at Shahbagh.

  • Siddiqur's Eyesight: Little hope of recovery

    It is still uncertain whether Titumir college student Siddiqur Rahman, whose eyes were damaged in police action in Shahbagh on July 20, would ever get his eyesight back.

  • Treatment of Eyes: Siddiqur to be flown to India

    Titumir college student Siddiqur Rahman, whose eyes were damaged in “police excess” during a demonstration in Shahbagh on Thursday, would be flown to India on Thursday for better treatment.

  • Siddiqur to be taken to India Thursday

    Titumir College student Siddiqur Rahman, who sustained injuries in his eyes during a “police action” in Dhaka’s Shahbagh, will be taken to a hospital in Chennai of India on Thursday.

  • Cops smell sabotage

    A video clip shows that Siddiqur Rahman collapsed to the ground when a policeman shot a teargas canister directly at the agitating college students at Shahbagh on Thursday.

  • The incident could have been averted

    Thursday's incident at Shahbagh that led to Siddiqur Rahman's eye injuries could have been averted had the authorities told the agitating college students that their demands had already been met two days before.

  • Siddiqur to be taken to India for eye treatment

    The government has taken initiatives to send college student Siddiqur Rahman, who sustained injuries in his eyes during police action in Dhaka’s Shahbagh, to a hospital in Chennai of India for better treatment.

  • He can’t see with right eye

    He cannot see with his right eye at the moment. The left eye responded to light once or twice when doctors removed the bandage yesterday. There is still a chance, however slim, that his left eye will recover, but nothing can be said for sure about the other eye.

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