#LumsFeeHike trends as students furious after LUMS announces 40% fee increase amid COVID-19 crisis

The people are calling this decision during a global pandemic ‘capitalistic exploitation’.

Lahore University of Management and Sciences’ (LUMS) decision to drastically increase semester fees among the COVID-19 crisis has met a harsh reaction by students. LUMS emailed the students that there will be a 40% increase in the fee for the coming semesters.

The students and social media community have shown their disagreement with the decision, as ‘#LUMSFeeHike’ remained the top trend on Twitter today. The people are calling this decision during a global pandemic ‘capitalistic exploitation’.

During the COVID-19 crisis, when people are being laid off from their jobs, while several others have not been paid for months, this decision by the educational institution is being labeled as ‘selfish’ and ‘ignorant’.

Here’s how the social media reacted:

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