Dhaka, July 10 (UNB) – A court here on Wednesday indicted two teachers of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College in a case over the suicide of schoolgirl Aritree Adhikari.
Dhaka Third Additional Metropolitan Sessions Judge Md Rabiul Alam framed the charges against them in the case.
Those indicted are— principal of the school Nazneen Ferdous and its morning shift in-charge Zinat Akhtar.
The court also fixed October 27 for starting trial in the case.
Earlier, a court accepted the charge-sheet against the former principal and the Bailey Road branch head of the school in the case.
The court also exempted Hasna Hena, class teacher of Aritree, from the charges.
On March 20, Detective Branch Inspector Quamrul HasanTalukdar, also the investigation officer of the case, submitted the charge-sheet against the two teachers before the court.
Aritree Adhikari, a Class-IX student, committed suicide at their Shantinagar residence in the city on December 3, 2018 after allegedly being rebuked by teachers for using mobile phone during examination.
Victim's father Dilip Adhikari filed a case against three teachers of the school.
Islamic University, Jul 9 (UNB) – Eight students of the Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia have been selected for the Prime Minister Gold Medal for their outstanding academic results.
Every year, the University Grants Commission honours brilliant students with this medal.
The medals will be awarded by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her office in a ceremony, IU acting Registrar SM Abdul Latif told UNB.
The selected students are: Jakaria Rahman of dawah and Islamic studies department, Jahidul Islam of Arabic language and literature department, Laboni Akter of law department, Alamgir Hossain of economics department, Shahabub Alam of finance and banking department, Shariar Murshed of statistics department, Emran Hossain Bhuiyan of information and communication engineering department and Naznin Akter of applied nutrition and food technology department.
Islamic University, Jul 8 (UNB) – An international seminar on ‘Contemporary challenges for international humanitarian law’ was held at Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia on Monday.
IU Law Faculty and International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) jointly organised the seminar at Mir Mosharraf Hossain Academic building of the campus around 11 am.
IU Vice Chancellor Professor M Harun-Ur-Rashid Askari addressed the seminar as the chief guest while deputy head and delegation of ICRC, Bangladesh Abdoul Latif delivered the welcome speech with Law Faculty Dean Professor Reba Mondol in the chair.
IU Pro-VC Professor M Shahinoor Rahman, Treasurer Professor M Selim Toha and Chittagong University’s Law Faculty Dean Professor ABM Abu Noman attended the seminar as the special guests.
Over three hundred teachers and students of the university participated in the seminar.
Dhaka, July 8 (UNB) – The results of this year's Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations will be published on July17.
“The results of HSC and its equivalent examinations will be published on July 17. The results will be handed over to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her official residence Ganobhaban around 10 am, an Education Ministry official told UNB.
The Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations of 2019 began on April 1 and concluded on May 11. A total of 13, 51,505 examinees from 9,081 educational institutions took part in the examinations across the country.