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5 jailed for taking alcohol in classroom

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Health Desk—July 1, 2017: A mobile court on Thursday jailed five persons including a headteacher and two other teachers for three months as they were found consuming alcohol in a classroom in Tanore upazila of Rajshahi.

A team from Tanore Police Station caught the five with local liquor in the classroom of Chhaoir Junior Girls High School in the afternoon after receiving a tip-off, according to the sources.

After Shawkat Ali, upazila nirbahi officer of Tanore, was informed of the incident, he arrived at the scene as the head of the mobile court and passed the verdict upon hearing statements of witnesses and the accused, said officer-in-charge of the police station.