A teacher of private Northern University was arrested for reportedly slandering the nation’s founder, the president, and the prime minister.
Northern University authorities have announced an indefinite closure of its Khulna campus following the arrest of Rajib Hasnat Shakil- a law department teacher of the University.
The authorities also announced on Thursday the suspension of all classes and examinations.
University Registrar Mahbubur Rahman said the campus was closed to avert any untoward incident.
Police arrested Rajib Hasnat Shakil for reportedly bad mouthing in class nation’s founder Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, President Md Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
Rahman said the arrest of the teacher had damaged the university’s reputation.
“Teachers, students, officials and employees are hurt by the arrest of the law department teacher,” he said.