Education Minister expresses hope to reopen schools, colleges soon

Education Minister Dipu Moni has expressed hope to reopen educational institutions soon in favorable situation.

“The government is fully prepared to reopen the educational institutions. We are waiting for the favorable situation, hopefully we will be able to reopen the educational institutions soon,” she said while addressing at programme of Jubo Mohila League on Wednesday to mark the National Mourning Day..

The Education Minister said, “Prime Minister has been instructing us from the very beginning of this crisis on how quickly we can open educational institutions. First of all, we can ensure the health of students and parents. Second, education should not be disrupted so that we can continue as far as possible. Thirdly, we should be ready at all times, as soon as the situation is favorable, we can open the educational institution and take it back to normal.”

She further said as per the instructions of the Prime Minister, all preparations are underway to reopen the educational institutions.

Dipu Moni said, “You know, the infection rate is going down now. With the right decision of the government and the cooperation of the people, the rate of infection is decreasing rapidly. We hope that the educational institutions will reach the stage of opening soon.”

The minister said it is possible to reopen the educational institutions in a short time if everyone follows the health rules.