Two separate prove committees have been formed over the suicide of a ninth grader of Viquarunnisa Noon School and College.
The probe bodies were formed separately by the authorities of Education Ministry and Viquarunnisa Noon School and College today, a day after Adhriti Odhikari, daughter of Dilip Odhikari, reportedly committed suicide after allegedly being rebuked by teachers for using mobile phone during the examination.
Education Ministry formed a three-member probe committee headed by Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education (DSHE) Dhaka Office Director Md Yusuf to investigate the death of the student.
The committee has been asked to submit the report by three working days, said Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid.
The minister went to visit the Viquarunnisa School branch on Bailey Road this morning.
Meanwhile, Viquarunnisa Noon School and College Principal Nazneen Ferdous announced the formation of another three-member probe committee. the committee was asked to file the report within the next three days.