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Job seekers demanding 35yr age limit to hold sit-in at Shahbagh
Government job seekers pressing demand of raising the entry-level age limit for government jobs to 35 on Friday announced to launch indefinite sit-in at the capital’s Shahbagh today.
Addressing a rally in front of the National Press Club, organisers of the movement announced that their agitation would continue until their demands were met.
They said that their supporters from Cumilla, Rajshahi, Mymensingh, and other districts would join the programme today.
Since 2012, some university and college graduates were demanding that the government extend the entry-level limit to 35 from 32 as student life consumed several years before the graduation, a prerequisite for obtaining first-class government jobs, due to session jam.