Holidays in educational institutions are increasing

 Staff Reporter   |   Update: 2020-03-24 10:24:09

Holidays in educational institutions are increasing

All education programs have been closed till 31th March  to prevent coronavirus infection. But in the meantime, the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Primary and Mass Education have been working on extending the leave to the educational institutes as the general holiday was declared from 26th March to 4th April.

Ministry sources said the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Primary and Mass Education organized a meeting on Tuesday (23th March) to extend the holiday. After the meeting, it may be decided to jointly extend the school holidays.

However, the two ministries will not hold a press conference after the meeting to avoid public meetings. The meeting has been informed that the decision will be conveyed to the media through a press release.

Secretary of the Secondary and Higher Education Department of the Ministry of Education. Mahbub Hossain said that since the general holiday was announced in the government office till 4th April, we will take a meeting with the ministry of elementary and mass education to decide on the educational system.

The secretary said, however, that the HSC exam is being followed, this issue will remain in our head.