Dhaka-Detective Branch (DB) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police in their separate drives in different areas of the capital arrested 22 people on charges of selling ‘fake question papers’ for admission to Dhaka University (DU) in last 24 hours ended at 6:00 pm on Friday.The test for admission to first year honours courses under ‘Ka’ unit of the University for session 2015-2016 was held on Friday. Some applicants of ‘Ka’ unit admission test of DU were among the arrested people..
Tipped off, a special DB team conducted separate drives at different parts of the capital from Thursday evening and arrested them for providing students with some fake questions for ‘Ka’ unit admission test of DU in exchange of money, said Muntasir Islam, deputy commissioner (media) of DMP.
Among the arrestees, 12 were arrested from Tejturi bazaar area of Tejgaonon Thursday night, while 10 were arrested from Old Dhaka on Friday afternoon.
Meanwhile, authority detained Hasibul, an applicant from Mohammadpur government Model School and College on charge of using electronic device during the admission test of ‘Ka’ unit on Friday morning.
Later he was sentenced to two years simple jail by a mobile court, according to DU campus sources.