The candidates who could not pass the written examination for recruitment of Medical Officer Posts at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) demanded cancellation of results of the examination for ‘anomalies’ in the test.
The candidates made the demand at a press conference at the National Press Club in the capital on Saturday.According to the job seekers, the result of the written examination for recruitment for the posts of 200 medical officers was published on May 12 selecting 820 candidates. The written examination was held on March 22 and 8,557 candidates took part in the examination.
Reading out a written statement at the press conference, Mainul Hassan alleged that the recruitment examination was held with ‘controversial’ question paper at the BSMMU.
The irregularities including question leaking, violating condition of recruitment and involvement of BSMMU officials in the examination process whose relatives were also candidates.
In the press conference, they also threatened that if their demand is not met then they will continue their movement.
However, the BSMMU vice-chancellor Kanak Kanti Barua denied the allegation of any irregularities.
He said the candidates were raising the allegations out of frustration.