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Headmaster suspended for ‘sexual harassment’ in Chattogram

Headmaster suspended for ‘sexual harassment’ in Chattogram

CHATTOGRAM: Chattogram City Corporation (CCC) authorities on Tuesday suspended headmaster of Kapasgola City Corporation Girls High School Md Alauddin following protest against him for ‘sexually harassing’ female students, reports UNB.

An office order of the City Corporation signed by its secretary Khaled Mahmud, said Alauddin has been suspended as allegations brought against him have been proved primarily.

Earlier on Sunday, the accused headmaster was transferred to South Patenga City Corporation High School in the city.

Two probe bodies have also been formed to look into the matter, read the order.

On Sunday, the accused head teacher was confined to a room by agitated students. The students staged protests demanding his removal.

Parents of the students also participated in the protest.

Many were also seen holding placards with various demands.