Authorities of a Narayanganj school on Tuesday suspended the headmaster days after he was humiliated in presence of local lawmaker for his alleged derogatory comments on religion.
Shyamal Kanti Bhakta, however, received the suspension letter.
Sources said the Managing Committee of Piyar Sattar Latif High School took the decision against Shyamal Kanti Bhakta at an emergency meeting on Tuesday.
The charges include making anti-Islam remarks and beating students, he said.
On May 13, locals beat Shyamal Kanti Bhakta for allegedly hurting the religious sentiment.