Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid made the announcement in a press briefing at the secretariat on Thursday afternoon.
In his speech, the minister said the persons who are involved in the paper leakage would get punishment.
Earlier on Thursday morning, the Dhaka Education Board formed a high-powered probe committee to investigate the English second part’s question paper leakage.
The committee, headed by Secretary of the education board Prof. Abdus Salam, has been asked to submit its report within 15 working days.
The five-member committee also includes College Inspector Sreekanta Kumar Chandro, School Inspector Md. Shahidul Kabir Chowdhury, Senior System Analyst Md. Manzurul Kabir and Deputy Director Md Fazle Elahi (Accounting).
On Wednesday, the English second paper examination of HSC, set to be held on Thursday, under Dhaka board was postponed following allegation of question leak.
Source: Dhaka Tribune, Risingbd