Despite the increase in coronavirus infection, the government has not yet taken any decision to close the educational institution, said the Minister of Education. Dipu Moni. He was speaking at the inaugural function of the first special basic training course for assistant engineers of the Department of Education Engineering at the Bangladesh Public Administration Training Center (BPATC) in Savar on Sunday morning.
The Education Minister said, “The immunization program of students is going on vigorously all over the country. So if the educational institution is closed, there will be a decline in vaccination. Dipu Moni further said, “The government is deeply reviewing the educational institutions. No infection has been reported in any educational institution yet. The health department is also monitoring the matter. Everyone has to deal with coronavirus according to the hygiene rules. Even after that, if the situation is terrible, then a decision will be taken to close the educational institution.
Arifur Rahman, Chief Engineer, Department of Education Engineering and Ramendranath Biswas, Rector, BPATC were present on the occasion. 29 Assistant Education Engineers are participating in the two-month training course.