Education Minister coming with emergency press meet
Published: 01:35 PM, 22 February 2021 Updated: 01:49 PM, 22 February 2021
Education Minister Dr. Dipu Moni; File Photo
The Education Minister Dr. Dipu Moni is set to hold an emergency press conference today on various issues of the country’s educational institutions. The press conference will be held on Monday at 2:00 pm.
This information has been given in a press release sent from the Ministry of Education.
Educational institutions have been closed since March 17 last year due to coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak in the country. After a few steps, the holiday has been announced till February 28.
On January 22, the Department of Secondary and Higher Education issued guidelines to open educational institutions by ensuring hygiene amid the Covid-19 situation. Following this guideline, all educational institutions are asked to prepare for the opening.
At that time, 39-page guidelines were sent to schools and colleges asking them to be ready by February 4 so that they could be reopened at any moment.
According to the concerned, the educational institution is not being opened in February as per the announcement of the Prime Minister. However, all public and private universities in the country have considered opening from March 1.