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Qualify 280 indigenous candidates: HC

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The High Court on Tuesday directed the Bangladesh Public Service Commission to publish a fresh preliminary result of the 34th Bangladesh Civil Service exams after including 280 indigenous candidates who were disqualified in the revised result published on July 14, 2013.
The bench of Justice Naima Haider and Justice Zafar Ahmed issued the directive after disposing of a writ petition filed by 259 ethnic minority candidates.
Earlier on July 31 last year, the same bench had issued a ruling on the BPSC to explain the legality of excluding the 280 candidates in the revised result although they had passed in the initial intakes complied with indigenous quota allocation.
The court had also asked the PSC to submit a report explaining the reason of excluding the candidates in the revised result.
The petitioners’ lawyer Jyotirmoy Barua told New Age that there would be no bar to hold written test after including those 280 candidates.




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