Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL), Rajshahi University unit handed over 13 students to police suspecting as shibir activists from Shaheed Sohrawardy Hall of the university on Tuesday night.
BCL leaders beat the students severely before handing them over to the law enforcers.
Among the 13 students, eleven were admitted to Rajshaji Medical College Hospital (RMCH) for treatment while condtion of 2 students are serious, campus sources said.
The arrested were identified as literary secretary of RU unit shibir Nabiul Islam, 4th year students of statistics dept Sharul Alom Himel, president of Engineering dept Sahed Rana, general secretary of Shaheed Samsujjoha Hall Zakir Hossain, 4th year of Anthropology dept Ashiqul Hasan Nafiz, masters student of Persian language dept Ariful Islam, Rakib Ahmed of Law dept, Mahmudul Islam of Botany dept, Shariful Islam of Statistics dept, Abdur Rakib of Islamic Studies dept, WaliulIa, Abu Jafor, Golam Rabbani of Arabic dept.
RU unit BCL president Golam Kibria Said, 'we entered into the hall on the basis of secret information and detained those shibir men and handed over to law enforcers'.
Mahbubul Alom, officer-in-charge of Motihar police station said RU unit BCL handed over 13 students to them suspecting as shibir men.
Legal action will be taken against them after interrogation, he added.