Dhaka     Thursday   06 August 2020

Vacation in educational institutions likely to be extended

8 || risingbd.com

Published: 12:24, 14 June 2020   Update: 15:18, 26 July 2020

The government is planning to increase vacation in educational institutions again due to coronavirus pandemic. A decision would come in this regard on Monday (June 15).

Education Ministry sources on Sunday (June 14) said, Education ministry and primary and mass education ministry will join a meeting tomorrow. Vacation in educational institutions would be extended during the meeting.

Following the issue, Akram Al Hossain, secretary of the primary and mass education ministry said, coronavirus situation is getting worse day by day. So, decision is being taken to increase vacation in educational institutions.

The vacation would be extended till next June 30, he added.

Earlier, the Education Ministry extended the shutdown of all educational institutions till June 15, amid the outbreak of coronavirus in the country.