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Teacher suspended for including porn stars' names on question paper

  • Published at 11:13 pm April 20th, 2019
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He has been asked to respond to a show cause notice by Wednesday

The authorities of Ramakrishna Mission High School in Dhaka have temporarily suspended its teacher Shankar Chakraborty for including the names of pornstars in an exam question papers.

According to the decision of the school managing committee, the teacher has been suspended, said Joy Prakash Sarkar, head teacher of the school, on Saturday evening.

On Wednesday, multiple choice questions in Bangla First Paper exam of the school’s ninth grade named two prolific pornstars.


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These were unwanted mistakes and the school authorities were unaware about it, he said adding: “The teacher was also served with a show cause notice and has been asked to reply it by April 24.” 

A copy of the question paper was spread on social media sites which sparked widespread criticism.

In question #8, students were asked who wrote the classic Bengali novel “Aam Atir Bhepu” and Sunny Leone, an Indian-born pornstar-turned-actor was one of the four options. 

In question#21, students were asked who the father of Rabindranath Tagore is, and put Lebanese-born pornstar-turned-actor Mia Khalifa as an option.