All the educational institutions of the country will remain closed until April 9, 2020, as part of preventing spread of coronavirus.
Education Minister Dipu Moni announced this while talking to reports after a meeting at the secretariat on Tuesday.
She said, “All the educational institutions will remain closed until April 9.”
The decision was taken at a meeting with representatives of Primary and Mass Education Ministry and other concerned, she added.
She said classes of 6 to 10 grades would be broadcast on Sangsad TV from Saturday. Classes would be aired from 9:00am to 9:00pm everday.
Earlier on March 16, she announced all educational institutions will remain closed until March 31 over the same ground.