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SSC exams likely in June: Education Minister

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 02:26 PM, 29 December 2020   Updated: 03:36 PM, 29 December 2020

Education Minister Dr. Dipu Moni addressing a virtual press briefing on Textbook Festival-2021 on Tuesday; Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Education Minister Dr. Dipu Moni addressing a virtual press briefing on Textbook Festival-2021 on Tuesday; Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Education Minister Dr. Dipu Moni today said the SSC and equivalent examinations may be taken by June next year if the situation is favorable.

The minister said this while addressing a virtual press briefing on Textbook Festival-2021 on Tuesday.

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The minister said the SSC exams may be taken by June next year if the situation is favorable. Besides, the HSC examination may be taken in July-August.

She added that the results of the HSC examination of 2020 will be given soon. “The ordinance in this regard is just a matter of time,” Dipu Moni said.

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The minister said books would be distributed among students of sixth-grade to ninth-grade in 12 days.

About opening the education institutions, Dr. Dipu Moni said classes could be held from February to May if the COVID situation is under control. At this point, the previous syllabus may be completed.

She said the next SSC and equivalent examinations may be taken by shortening the syllabus. Work is also underway to shorten the syllabus. Details will be announced by January 15.

“The students will be given ID numbers instead of roll numbers,” Dr. Dipu Moni further said.

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