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Teacher suspended over sexual harassment in Natore

  • Published at 11:44 pm April 19th, 2019

A dozen accusations were pressed against him

A part time school teacher was suspended after being guilty of sexually harassing his students in Singra upazila in Natore.

The mathematics teacher Fazlur Rahman was accused by 13 students and 11 guardians, in a written complaint to Biam Laboratory School authorities, on April 11.

On April 17, a three member probe committee was formed to investigate 12 complaints including sexual harassment.

After the investigation, three accusations were proven against Bipul, confirmed the probe committee chief Bipul Kumar.

The complaints included, inappropriately touching the female students, forcing the students to his private tuition and recording videos while taking class tests," Bipul said.

However, the accused Fazlur Rahman denied the accusations when contacted.

Upazila Nirbahi Officer Shushant Kumar Mahato said: "The suspension order was signed on Thursday night. The accused teacher will receive his copy of the order under Monday."