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Mid-day meal programme at primary schools under Mymensingh Division: Mostafizur

MYMENSINGH, Feb 4, 2018 (BSS) - Primary and Mass Education Minister Mostafizur Rahman today said all primary schools under Mymensingh division will be brought under mid-day meal programme by June this year.

"The government is committed to ensure development of primary education and has been spending more for its infrastructural development " he told a discussion here.

Primary and mass Education Dr. Abu Hena Mustafa Kamal chaired the discussion. Divisional Commissioner GM Saleh uddin, Director General NAP Shah Alam, Director Bijoy Bhushan Paul, Director Md. Shaber Hossain addressed the discussion as special guests.

The minister said improvement of both quality and quantity of primary education could be vital means of enriching the list of skilled human resources beside attaining Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

The present government has set a target of hundred percent enrollment in the class, decrease of dropout rate and ensuring quality of primary education, he added.

He urged the teachers and concerned officials to perform their duty sincerely in order to ensure quality of education.