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SSC Question Paper in Kurigram: Centre

SSC Question Paper in Kurigram: Centre
SSC Question Paper in Kurigram: Centre

Kurigram: Nehal Uddin High School Headmaster and Central Secretary Md. The police arrested three people including Lutfar Rahman.

The other two arrested are assistant teacher Aminur Rahman Russell and part-time teacher Maulana Zubair Hossain of Nehal Uddin High School in Bhurungamari.

On Wednesday (September 21), the detainees were sent to Kurigram Court from Bhurungamari Police Station.

Earlier, they were detained on Tuesday (September 20) night following allegations of question leakage. Among the four main accused named in the affidavit, school clerk Abu Hanif is currently absconding.

The Dinajpur Board has announced the suspension of four subjects, including the mathematics exam, to be held on Thursday (September 22) due to the leakage of question papers. Apart from this, September 24 physics, September 25 agriculture education and September 26 chemistry exams have also been postponed.

On the other hand, Kurigram Deputy Commissioner Mohammad Rezaul Karim, Superintendent of Police Al Asad, in the room of Bhurungamari Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) at 9:30 pm on Tuesday night. Mahfuzul Islam, Chairman of Dinajpur Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board Kamrul Islam and Upazila Executive Officer Deepak Kumar Deb Sharma held a closed door meeting for about three hours.

The plaintiff in the case, the officer in charge of the test center and the upazila fisheries officer Adam Malik Chowdhury, has complained in his affidavit that after the examination of the second paper of English, when he scolded the secretary of the center in the presence of the upazila UNO, he admitted that he had the question papers of the next several exams. Then a cloth bag was found from the bookshelf in Lutfar Rahman’s room. It contained the papers of Mathematics, Chemistry, Higher Mathematics, Agricultural Education and Physical Science in a packet form. All but one of the packets were open. In this case, apart from Lutfar Rahman, assistant teacher Aminur Rahman Russell, Jobair Hossain and clerk Abu Hanif, 10-15 other unidentified people were accused. It is alleged in the statement that the head teacher brought the packets to the center in a pre-planned manner with the help of Abu Hanif.

According to various related sources, the head teacher and center secretary of that center, Lutfar Rahman, while bringing questions on several subjects, the tag officer in charge of the center had the rule to count the envelopes of the question papers sent according to the list given by the board, but they neglected their duty and did not do so. Later, the headmaster with the help of some teachers prepared the answers of the leaked question papers and sold them to the students of that school at a price of 15,000 to 20,000 taka through WhatsApp. When the incident of question leak came to the attention of local journalists, the matter was informed to Kurigram District Commissioner and Upazila UNO, they started preliminary investigation. On Tuesday, a team led by Upazila UNO Deepak Kumar Dev Sharma, Assistant Superintendent of Police Morshedul Hasan, OC Alamgir Hossain raided the head teacher’s room and recovered the question papers of Mathematics, Agricultural Science, Physical Science and Chemistry. Subjects that have not been tested here.

Convinced that the questions are in the headmaster’s room, the police raid there. Later in the afternoon, police brought upazila secondary education officer Abdur Rahman and head teacher Lutfar Rahman to the police station for questioning. Later in the night, the secondary education officer was shown detained and released. Later that night, English teacher Aminur Rahman Russell, contracted teacher Maulana Zobair Hossain was arrested. Later on Wednesday morning, two assistant teachers named Hamidul Islam and Sohail Al-Mamun were brought to the police station for questioning. Another accused in the case, Clerk Abu Hanif, is absconding.

Bhurungamari Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Alamgir Hossain told BanglaNews that three accused have been arrested. The case is being investigated.

Kurigram district education officer Shamsul Alam told Banglanews that apart from the accused in the case, there is negligence on the part of any responsible official. No one involved in this incident will be spared.

Kurigram Police Superintendent Al Asad. Mahfuzul Islam told Banglanews that the accused have been arrested on the basis of specific evidence. This case is being investigated seriously. Those involved in this incident will be brought under the law. He himself is supervising the investigation work and the accused will be brought to justice at the earliest.

Bangladesh Time: 1321 hours, September 21, 2022

The article is in Bengali

Tags: SSC Question Paper Kurigram Centre

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