16 nabbed for SSC question paper leak in four districts
At least 16 persons were arrested for their alleged involvement in SSC question paper leak in four districts- Barisal, Gopalganj, Mymensingh and Bogra on Saturday and Sunday.
BARISAL: A college student was arrested in connection with SSC question paper leak from Gachua area in Muladi Upazila of the district on Saturday.
The arrestee is identified as Wahidul Islam Imon, student of Muladi Haji Sayed Badrul Hossain College.
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Muladi Police Station (PS) Matiur Rahaman said Imon got the math question on his mobile messenger on Saturday and later distributed the question among his friends.
Acting on a tip off, police arrested him around 10:30 am with the mobile phone from Muladi.
GOPALGANJ: Three persons have been arrested for question paper leak in Kotalipara Upazila.
They were detained from the Kotalipara Public Institution Examination Centre area before starting of the information and communication technology examination on Sunday.
Police arrested them on the basis of secret information.
The arrestees are: M Salah-uddin, 35, examinees Mehdi Sheikh, 16, and Ferdous Biswas, 16.
All of them are the residents of Bandhabari Village of Kotalipara Upazila.
Kotalipara PS OC Mohammad Kamrul Faruk confirmed the matter and said legal action will be taken against them.
MYMENSINGH: Detective branch of police arrested eight persons including three SSC examinees for their alleged involvement in question paper leak early Saturday.
At a press conference, Detective Branch OC Md Ashiqur Rahman said guardians found the leaked question paper of mathematics in a mobile phone of Israt Jahan, a guardian in front of Mymensingh Zila School gate.
As the news spread, police rushed to the spot and detained the woman from the spot, said the OC. The others were also arrested later on.
According to her statement, police later arrested six persons from Maymensingh Sadar's Dapunia and one from Sutiakhali areas.
The detainees were identified as SSC examinees-Fazle Rabbi, 16, Jakaria, 16, and Khairul Islam, 16, from Kawalti Islamia High School in Dapunia; and four guardians Ariful Islam, Rakib Mia, Rafiqul Islam and Sourab Barmon, 16.
Three separate cases were filed with Kotwali Police Station.
BOGRA: Four people including a kindergarten school Director were arrested from Sonatola Upazila of the district.
They were sent to jail through court order on Sunday afternoon.
Bogra Sonatola Upazila Mohicharan Bahumukhi High School Centre Secretary said police caught two youths red handed during examination from outside of the centre.
The arrestees are: Shafiur Rahman, 20, son of Mohammad Badsha Mandal of Hariakandi Village of the upazila and Harun Miah, 18, son of Abdur Rashid of Shihipur Village.
According to the confessional statement of the arrestees, Amena Kindergarten School Director Amirul Islam, 35, son of Alimuddin and college student Rakib Hossain, 20 son of Mofajjal Hossain of Kaltahar Village were also nabbed.
Sonatola PS OC Shariful Islam said a case was filed against them under Examination Control Act.