Govt considering introduction of oneshift at primary schools: state minister

SANGSAD BHABAN, State Minister for Primary and Mass Education Md. Zakir Hossen today told the Jatiya Sangsad (JS) that the government was considering introduction of oneshift at primary schools across the country by increasing sufficient classrooms.

Class is now being taken at the primary schools in two shifts due to shortage of class rooms in the schools. We are now trying to introduce oneshift system at primary schools by increasing sufficient classrooms at the schools, he said.

Zakir was replying a supplementary question from treasury bench lawmaker Enamul Haque from Rajshahi4 constituency at the parliament here.

Responding to a starred question from another treasury bench lawmaker Gloria Jharna Sarker, the state minister said the qualified assistant teachers are being promoted to headmasterincharge at their respective schools across the country as per the teacher recruitment policy2013.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)