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Get vaccinated must for school goers: DSHE

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 10:04 PM, 9 January 2022  

Get vaccinated must for school goers: DSHE

Get vaccinated must for school goers: DSHE

The government has given written instructions not to participate in school-college class activities to the students who did not get vaccinated. The Department of Secondary and Higher Education (DSHE) on Saturday issued instructions to ensure that all students between the ages of 12-16 are vaccinated.

Almost all the students will be vaccinated by January 15 and students who have not been vaccinated since then will not be able to take part in the class activities.

According to DSHE instructions, the Department of Secondary and Higher Education has issued various instructions on December 30 to vaccinate all students between the ages of 12 and 16 against Covid-19 by January 15. New instructions were given for the successful implementation of this important and priority program of the state.   

All students aged 12-18 (registered and unregistered) will receive the vaccine.

The head of the concerned educational institution will ensure the attendance of the students at the vaccination center on the day fixed for vaccination. At the same time, the required number of teachers will be sent to the vaccination center to maintain discipline.

No student will be able to participate in class activities at an educational institution without being vaccinated.

All officers and employees of all Secondary and Higher Education Zones, District Education Offices, Upazila / Thana Secondary Education Offices cannot leave the workplace unless the prior approval of the higher authorities while vaccination activities are in progress.

The District Education Officers will be in constant touch with the concerned Deputy Commissioners and Civil Surgeons and make necessary arrangements to ensure the implementation of the vaccine program.

The directive has been sent to all directors of secondary and higher education, principals of government and private colleges, deputy directors of all regions, district education officers, headteachers of all government and private schools, and upazila/thana secondary education officers.

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