Dhaka University authorities on Tuesday temporarily suspended its 69 students for their alleged involvement in question leaks and cheating their way into the university.
The decision was made at a disciplinary board meeting, with DU Vice Chancellor Prof Akhtaruzzaman in chair at noon.AKM Golam Rabbani, Proctor of Dhaka University, confirmed the news to Daily Sun.
“The suspended students have got admission in the university in the academic sessions from 2012-13 to 2017-18. The university authorities will issue show-cause notices to the suspended students soon asking them to reply within seven days,” he said while talking to the Daily Suns correspondent.
The university authorizes have taken the decision after the Criminal Investigation Division (CID) of police pressed a charge sheet over Dhaka University admission test question paper leaks accusing some 125 people including 87 students of the university.
Earlier, the university authorizes permanently suspended 15 more students for the same charges.
So far 84 out of 87 DU students faced the music for their involvement in question leaks and cheating in the admission tests.
The university authorities have been verifying the information about the rest of the three accused and will take action against them soon.