Viqarunnisa teacher lands in jail over Aritree’s suicide

06 Dec 2018, 17:29

NTV Online
VNSC students continue their protests for the third consecutive day to meet their six-point demand at VNSC’s Baiely Road branch on Thursday, Dec 6, 2018. Photo: UNB

Dhaka: A court here on Thursday sent Viqarunnisa Noon School and College class IX class teacher Hasna Hena to jail in a case filed in connection with suicide of Aritree Adhikari.

Metropolitan Magistrate Md Abu Sayeed passed the order denying her bail plea when inspector Kamrul HasanTalukdar of Detective Branch of police produced her before the court, reports the UNB.

Earlier, Hasna Hena’s lawyer Jahangir Alam submitted a petition seeking her bail.

Detectives in a drive arrested Hasna Hena from the city’s Uttara area on Wednesday night.

Aritree Adhikari, a Class-IX student, reportedly committed suicide at their Shantinagar residence in the city on Monday after allegedly being rebuked by teachers for using mobile phone during examination.

Victim’s father Dilip Adhikari filed a case against three teachers of the school.