Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will announce nationalisation of around 26 thousands non-government primary schools on Jan 9.
Primary and Mass Education Ministry Deputy Secretary Abul Kalam Azad told bdnews24.com that the Prime Minister would make the announcement at a teachers’ rally at the city’s National Parade Square.
He said seven committees were formed for seven divisions in a meeting, chaired by Primary and Mass Education Minister Afsarul Amin, on Sunday to make the rally a success.
Non-government Primary School Teachers’ Association President Mohammad Aminul Islam Chowdhury, who also attended the meeting, said they were expecting that around 10 million teachers would join the rally.
He added a meeting would take place in each divisional town before start of the rally.