Staff Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has stressed the importance of science and technical education.
The premier came up with the opinion while addressing a programme on the occasion of HSC and equivalent results unveiling ceremony at Ganabhaban on Wednesday.
She said, “Once upon a time, our children feared to take science and technical education. But, the rate of technical education now shows that they have overcome it.”
Expressing satisfaction, Sheikh Hasina also said, the passing rate of this year’s result is 73.93 per cent. The female students secured better results than the males in overall passing rate.
“An educated nation can build a developed, prosperous, poverty and hunger-free country,” she added.
risingbd/Dhaka/July 17, 2019/Yeamin/Nasim