Edn instts to remain closed until Nov 14

Staff Correspondent

30 October, 2020 12:00 AM printer

The government extended the closure of all educational institutions until November 14 to combat further spread of Covid-19 pandemic in the country.

Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni made the announcement at a virtual press conference on Thursday.

She said, “Educational institutions will be closed for the next two weeks. The situation will be monitored during this time. We will take further decisions after consulting with the people concerned if the situation is favourable to reopening the educational institutions.”

Meanwhile, all government and private primary schools and kindergartens will also be closed until November 14. A notice was served from the Ministry of Primary and Mass Education on Thursday, regarding the matter.