Detectives in a drive arrested Hasna Hena, a teacher of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College (VNSC), in a case filed over the suicide of schoolgirl Aritree Adhikari on Wednesday.
Confirming the news, DB Deputy Commissioner (East) Md Nurunnabi said: "Hasna Hena was arrested around 11 pm from capital's Hotel Uttara Inn."
Earlier on December 5, victim’s father Dilip Adhikari filed a case against three teachers of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College (VNSC); acting principal Naznin Ferdous, morning shift in-charge Zinnat Ara and class teacher Hasna Hena over the suicide of schoolgirl Aritree Adhikari.
The governing body of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College suspended the teachers following the direction of Education Ministry the same day.
Aritree Adhikari, 15, a ninth-grade student, reportedly committed suicide at their Shantinagar residence in the city on Monday after allegedly being rebuked by teachers for using cell phone during examination.