PV Desk : President M Abdul Hamid today asked university authorities to work more to ensure quality education in universities and ensure that a congenial atmosphere for academic, extra-curricular and research activities prevailed on the campuses.

The President came up with the directives when the Vice-Chancellor (VC) of Cumilla University Dr Professor Dr Emran Kabir Chowdhury and Founder & Chairperson of BRAC University Sir Fazle Hasan Abed, separately, called on him at Bangabhaban here this afternoon.

Later, the President’s press secretary Joynal Abedin briefed reporters about the meetings.

The head of state asked university authorities not to keep students confined to academic activities only and stressed on extra-curricular and research activities as well.