13 Ctg teachers land in jail on treason charges


PV Report : A Chittagong court ordered to send 13 teachers to jail in a treason case at Banshkhali in Chittagong. The case was filed against them on charge of preparing question papers in which father of the nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman has been compared with a Union Parishad Chairman.
Senior Judicial Magistrate Md. Sazzad Hossain of Banshkhali issued the order on Wednesday.
The accused teachers are Dukul Barua (45) of Banshkhali Bangabandhu High School, Taherul Islam (55), Headmaster, Banshkhali Nasera Khatun RK High School and President of UZ Teachers Association, Mohammad Mia (57) of Raichhata Premasia High School, Abul Kalam (52), Headmaster, Mahata Pathanikota High School, Badal Chandra Das, Headmaster,Anowara Girls High School, Md. Yusuf, Shyamal kanti Dey, Ajit Karon, M Waisuddin, Md. A, Amir Hossain, Bijon Bhattacherjee , AHM Syed Hossain.
All the 13 accused were on anticipatory bail for eight weeks. But they were sent to jail as the court denied them bail after it expired on Wednesday.