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NSU have suspended acting pro-VC Dr Gias Uddin Ahsan

Correspondent: Authorities of North South University(NSU) have suspended acting pro-VC Dr Gias Uddin Ahsan on charge of renting out a flat to the attackers of Holey Artisan Bakery.

The University authority took the decision in meeting on Monday.

Confirming the matter, Belal Ahmed, Deputy Director (Public relations) of NSU said that the authority will take steps later in this regard.

On Saturday, Ahsan, the acting pro-vice chancellor of the privately-run university, his nephew and one other were arrested for “sheltering militants”.

A team of the DMP counterterrorism unit made the arrests at the house on Road-6 in Block-E of Bashundhara Residential Area, according to a Dhaka Metropolitan Police press release.

Yesterday, they were shown arrested under Section 54 and produced before a Dhaka court by Humayun Kabir, an inspector of Bangladesh’s specialised anti-terrorism unit, with 10-day remand prayer.

On July 1, a group of terrorists killed 20 people at Holey Artisan Bakery in Gulshan. One of the terrorists, Nibras Islam, was a student of NSU before joining Monash University in Malaysia.

EditorDesk | Published On:July 19, 2016