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No alternative to quality primary education: Zakir Hossain

 Staff Correspondent :: staff-correspondent

 Published: 09:52 PM, 13 January 2019   Updated: 09:52 PM, 13 January 2019

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Daily Bangladesh Desk

State Minister for Primary and Mass Education Mohammad Zakir Hossain today said there is no alternative to quality primary education for building a developed nation.

“Primary education is the foundation of the education… And it is necessary to ensure quality primary education,” said the state minister while addressing a reception and view-exchange function held at the Primary Education Department at Mirpur here.

The present government has introduced maternity allowance for mothers for combating the ill of malnutrition to enable mothers give births to meritorious children, he said.

With Director-General of the Primary Education Department Dr Abu Hena Mostafa Kamal, the function also addressed, among others, by Primary and Mass Education Secretary M Akram Al-Hossen and Additional Secretary M Gias Uddin Ahmed as the special guests.

The state minister said the government already has already ensured education for all, but now the main target of the government is to achieve the goal of quality primary education.

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