Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir made the comments in reply to media queries at the BNP chief’s Gulshan office in Dhaka on Saturday evening.
“We think it’s a conspiracy. Those who want to take advantage of this type of incidents did this,” he added.
An unidentified young man hit on the head and stabbed Prof Zafar Iqbal during a programme on SUST campus. One person has been detained over the attack.