It also asked why section 11 of the directives of the Directorate of Primary Education, issued in 2018, should not be declared illegal. This particular section had directions on taking actions for ‘breaching disciplines’. The children were expelled for allegedly adopting unfair means.
Lawyer AM Zamiul Haque brought the issue of PEC examinees’ expulsion to the court’s notice and sought directives in this regard.
According to media reports, 15 children were expelled during last year’s Primary and Ebtedayee Terminal examinations.
The court later ordered the authorities concerned to take examinations of the expelled students and publish their results by December 31.