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Sexual harassment: JnU teacher Shahed Imon suspended

Update : 21 Mar 2024, 20:25

Jagannath University (JnU) administration has suspended Abu Shahed Imon, a lecturer of the Film and Television Department, for allegedly sexually harassing a student.

JnU authorities also decided to relieve Professor Junaid Halim from his chairmanship for not assisting the student after she filed a complaint. 

The decision was taken at an emergency meeting of the syndicate on Thursday (March 21) afternoon. JnU vice-chancellor Professor Dr Sadeka Halim stated it following the syndicate meeting.

Prof Sadeka Halim told that a new chairman has been appointed to replace Junaid Halim, Vice Chancellor of the university. 

"We have also decided to make necessary arrangements for that student so that she can sit for supplementary exams," she added.

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