The government has asked the authorities concerned to close madrasas, including Qawmi Madrasas, till further notice to contain the spread of coronavirus in the country.
However, the orphanages will remain open, said a gazette notification issued by the Ministry of Education today.
According to the notification, no laxity in obeying the order will be allowed.
The Prime Minister's Office on March 29 issued a notification asking to close all educational institutions, including the madrasas due to continuous rise in Covid-19 cases. The government had earlier, taken a decision to close all educational institution till 22 May.
BDST: 2018 HRS, APR 06, 2021