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Technology universities asked not to enroll extra students

Mukul : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2019-09-03 3:08:05 PM     ||     Updated: 2019-09-04 12:16:47 PM

Staff Correspondent: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has asked the authorities of country’s science and technology universities not to enroll extra students in bid to ensure good environment of education.

The premier came up with the direction at the week meeting of the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) at the NEC Conference Room in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar area on Tuesday.

“Don’t enroll extra students in science and technology universities. If it is necessary, we will set up more such universities in the country”, she said.

She also directed to take steps to export potatoes to foreign countries.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina presided over the meeting.

Planning Minister MA Mannan briefed reporters about the details after the meeting.


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