Khulna University of Engineering and Technology, Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Professor. Md. Selim Hossain’s unusual death for the proper investigation of the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Professor. A five-member inquiry committee has been formed with Mohiuddin Ahmed as chairman.
This information has been given in the notification sent from the Public Relations and Information Branch of Khulna University of Engineering and Technology on Saturday (December 4) morning. The other members of the committee are members, Professor. Khandaker Mahbub Hasan, Member Secretary Prof. Md. Alhaj Uddin, Commissioner of Police, KMP, a representative nominated by Khulna (with the rank of Minor Assistant Commissioner) and a representative nominated by the Deputy Commissioner, Khulna (completed with the rank of Executive Magistrate). The committee has been asked to submit a report within the next 10 days. Earlier, a three-member committee was formed but two of them expressed reluctance to work. The decision was taken at a syndicate meeting on Friday (December 4). However, this information was given in the notification on Saturday.
It is said in the notification, according to the decision of the 7th emergency syndicate meeting of Khulna University of Engineering and Technology held on 2nd and 3rd December. Md. A five-member inquiry committee comprising teachers and officials has been formed to investigate the incident of Selim Hossain’s untimely death.
Earlier, at the end of the syndicate meeting on Friday, the university’s acting registrar engineer. Anisur Rahman Bhuiyan told the media that the university campus has been declared closed till December 13 due to the untimely death of the teacher and the students were ordered to leave the hall by 4 pm on that day. The students left the hall within the stipulated time yesterday.
Note that last Tuesday, Khulna University of Engineering and Technology, Professor Dr. Electrical Department. Md. Selim Hossain died of a heart attack. It was later alleged that he had died as a result of being harassed and abused by some students. In this context, students and teachers have been protesting against the death of the teacher, demanding punishment.