Pirojpur to get science and tech varsity

Staff Correspondent

12 January, 2021 12:00 AM printer

The cabinet in principle has approved a draft law to set up a new public university named ‘Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University’ in Pirojpur.

The draft of the law titled ‘Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University, Pirojpur-2021’ was approved at a virtual cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday.

Cabinet Secretary Khandaker Anwarul Islam told journalists that the new law was being enacted following the other science and technology universities of the country.

The draft law has been approved by the cabinet in principle and now it will send to the Law Ministry for scrutiny.