Head teacher dismissed twice in 6 months

Sacked head teacher Kazi Ghulam Mustafa (file photo)

Jessore’s Chowagacha Chara Pilot Girls Secondary School Headmaster Kazi Golam Mostafa has been temporarily suspended for the second time in a span of six months on 10 specific charges by the management committee of the school. At the same time, the president of the school management committee informed the president of the upazila examination committee and the upazila executive officer in writing that he should not be able to perform the duties of the central secretary in the SSC examination that starts from next Thursday (September 15).

Confirming the receipt of the letter, Upazila Nirbahi Officer Irufa Sultana said that the responsibility of the Central Secretary will be decided according to the rules. Also, the president of the management committee made a written complaint against the head teacher. The complaint will be investigated and action will be taken on the temporary dismissal letter signed by the school management committee president upazila and Awami League joint general secretary SM Saifur Rahman Babul on September 12 Jessore District Commissioner, Jessore Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board Chairman, Jessore District Secondary Education Officer, Chowagacha Upazila. It has been delivered to the Executive Officer, Upazila Education Officer.

At the same time, the upazila executive officer has been informed in a separate written letter signed by the president of the school management committee SM Saifur Rahman on September 12 for not assigning the responsibility of the center secretary of Chara Pilot Girls School to the suspended head teacher in the SSC examination which will start from September 15.

The expulsion order mentions, ‘In view of your admission of guilt, apology, repentance and undertaking not to engage in illegal activities in the future in the 8th meeting of the Management Committee dated 9 June, after the expulsion order dated 13 April, you have been issued a non-judicial stamp of Rs 300. Your expulsion order is temporarily revoked subject to the receipt of the final report of the Inquiry Committee, subject to further decision.

The investigation report of the complaint against you dated 5th September has already been submitted. As per the inquiry committee report there you have done the following activities which appear. Two signatures of the former president and three of the current president were forged, proved.

Forged numerous signatures of all other members of the Management Committee, proved. Processed the election of management committee outside the rules. Three lakh taka of Zilla Parishad grant was completely illegally withdrawn and embezzled. 95 thousand rupees of tuition fee was not spent properly. He embezzled money from cutting trees, selling steel benches and selling assignment books.

Do not transact through the institution’s bank account. Salary register not out. He made the project committee under his own signature as the president for the development work. Do not use student pay stubs or receipts. Above all again, without the permission of the school management committee, the presiding officer appointed, miking, papering, etc. to form a new management committee outside of the rules, deliberately wrote three resolutions without the presence of any member of the committee in the resolution, changed the voters of 38 parents and have your signature. .

Besides, on August 31, he made a false complaint against the president to the Upazila Nirbahi officer and to the investigation committee on September 3. In this situation, you have been temporarily expelled again as per the decision of the school’s current management committee meeting number 9 dated September 8 for such unethical activities. The direction is requested to show reasons why you should not be dismissed permanently within the next 7 (seven) working days and Prabhat Kumar Mishra, senior teacher of the school, has been assigned the charge of Acting Headmaster.

The president of the management committee, SM Saifur Rahman, said that the head teacher was suspended on April 13 due to various complaints and an investigation committee headed by retired principal Zahidur Rahman Bakul was formed to investigate the complaints against him on May 10. The committee submitted its inquiry report on September 5. Based on that, a show-cause notice has been issued suspending the headmaster. At the same time, the upazila executive officer has been informed that he should not be given the responsibility of central secretary.

However, the statement of the head teacher Kazi Golam Mustafa was not found. When asked to speak directly to him, he said, I am a bit busy now. I will talk later.

In this regard, Upazila Secondary Education Officer Abul Kalam Rafikuzzaman said, I received the letter on the 12th at the end of the office. The decision will be taken after discussion with the upazila executive officer.

Upazila executive officer Irufa Sultana said that the responsibility of the central secretary will be decided according to the rules. Also, the president of the management committee made a written complaint against the head teacher. The complaint will be investigated and action will be taken.

In this regard, Jessore Education Board Examination Controller Professor Madhav Chandra Rudra said that the expelled/temporarily dismissed head teacher has no opportunity to perform the duties of the examination center. If the Managing Committee informs the Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) about the expulsion, he will propose another head teacher to take over the duties. Then the education board will approve him.

He said, we are looking into the matter.


Source: ODHIKAR by www.odhikar.news.

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