SSC and equivalent examinations postponed: Bangladesh has postponed SSC and equivalent examinations due to floods.
SSC and equivalent examinations postponed
SSC and equivalent examinations have been postponed across the country due to floods in several areas including Sylhet and Sunamganj.
This year’s secondary, Dakhil and SSC vocational examinations were to start next Sunday, so more than 20 lakh students are waiting to take part.
MA Khair, information and public relations officer at the education ministry, said on Friday that the education ministry had decided to suspend the exams due to the deteriorating flood situation in the country.
“SSC General, SSC Vocational and Dakhil examinations of all education boards have been postponed. The changed test schedule will be announced later. ”
Due to heavy rains in Meghalaya-Assam, India, flood waters have occurred in the Sylhet region in the third phase of the current season.
There is no water left in any one-story house in Sunamganj city. Besides Sadar, Doarabazar, Chhatak, Bishwambharpur, Tahirpur, South Sunamganj, Jamalganj, and Jagannathpur Upazilas have been flooded.
Water has also entered the city of Sylhet. Most areas of Companiganj, Gowainghat, Kanaighat, Jaintapur, and Sadar Upazilas of the district are now under water.
Most of the educational institutions in these areas have been flooded. Distance has taken refuge in many educational institutions. Power has been cut off in Sunamganj to avoid accidents.
Among the two flood-hit districts, 23,752 students in Sunamganj and 43,844 students in Sylhet are expected to take part in SSC and equivalent examinations this time. Examinations have also been organized in 92 centers of the two districts.
However, students and parents are worried about the deteriorating flood situation in the last two days. They were also demanding postponement of the test.
The SSC and equivalent written exams, which were delayed due to the epidemic, were scheduled to start on June 19 and end on July 8. But it was further delayed by the floods.
SSC and equivalent examinations postponed SSC and equivalent examinations postponed