KURIGRAM: The government will give each of the primary school students Tk 2,000 to make school uniform, apart from new textbooks, in beginning of the New Year.
State Minister for Primary and Mass Education Md Zakir Hossain revealed the decision Saturday (September 7).
As the chief guest, he was speaking at a views-exchanging meeting on uplifting primary education quality, in Swapno-Kuri Conference Room of Kurigram district administration.
"Classrooms are being decorated attractively with modernization and aestheticism of schools. These state arrangements are for ensuring learning in pleasant environment," said the state minister.
The present government is an education-friendly one and therefore primary education is being given highest priority to build a talented nation, added Md Zakir Hossain.
Ministry of Primary and Mass Education Additional Secretary Badrul Hasan Babul, Rangpur Divisional Deputy Director of Directorate of Primary Education Abdul Wahab, Additional Superintendent of Police Menhazul Alam, Kurigram Primary Education Officer Shahidul Islam, among others, attended the views-exchanging meeting chaired by Kurigram Deputy Commissioner (DC) Sultana Parveen.
BDST: 2115 HRS, SEPT 7, 2019