Ongoing closure of varsities extended

Sun Online Desk

16th May, 2021 08:00:06 PM printer

Ongoing closure of varsities extended

 

The government has extended ongoing closure of all universities of the country till May 29 in order to prevent the coronavirus or Covid-19 infection.

M A Khair, public relations officer of the education ministry, confirmed it to journalists on Sunday (May 16).

According to the notification of the education ministry, the ongoing closure of all universities has been extended till May 29 in view of overall safety of students, teachers, employees and guardians, considering the surge of Covid-19 cases.

The decision was taken in consultation with the National Technical Advisory Committee on Covid-19, the notification said.

Online education, however, will continue during the closure, the notification also said.


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