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Today's HSC exam rescheduled for June 8

2 probe bodies formed to investigate question leak

Star Online Report
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Today’s English Second Paper HSC examination which was postponed over alleged question leak will be held on June 8.

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid informed the reporters about the reschedule at his ministerial office this afternoon.

Meanwhile, two separate committees have been formed to probe the alleged question leak of the Dhaka Education Board's HSC examination which was postponed for today.

The Board last night postponed today's English Second Paper Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) examination reportedly over question leak.

A ministerial probe body has also been formed to investigate into the allegation of question leak, the minister said.

The seven-member committee headed by Sohrab Hossain, an additional secretary of the ministry, has been asked to submit a report in 15 working days, he added.

The Dhaka Education Board formed another probe committee to investigate into allegation, Prof Taslima Begum, the board chairman, told The Daily Star.

The board asked the committee to submit the report in 15 working days.

Prof Taslima yesterday said that the examination was postponed due to “unavoidable reasons”.

Published: 4:28 pm Thursday, April 10, 2014

Last modified: 9:57 pm Thursday, April 10, 2014

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