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Govt extends closure of educational institutions till Jan 30

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:51 PM, 15 January 2021   Updated: 10:26 PM, 15 January 2021

Govt extends closure of educational institutions till Jan 30

Govt extends closure of educational institutions till Jan 30

The government has extended the ongoing closure of all educational institutions across the country till January 30, due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The ongoing closure was set to end on January 16. 

Information and Public Relations Officer of the Ministry of Education MA Khair said this on Friday (January 15).

He said the ongoing leave has been extended again considering the ongoing situation. All educational institutions across the country will remain closed till January 30. However, the decision will not apply to Qawmi Madrasa.

Due to coronavirus, all educational institutions in the country have been on holiday since March 16. But online classes are still going on.

State Minister for Primary and Mass Education Zakir Hossain said, "Even if the closure of the educational institution is increased considering the situation, our online teaching activities will continue."

Syed Golam Farooq, director general of the Department of Secondary and Higher Education, said the situation is not normal yet. The situation is not congenial to reopen educational institutions.

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