The results have been handed over to the prime minister at a ceremony at Ganabhaban in Dhaka on Tuesday morning
The results of this year's Primary Education Completion (PEC), its equivalent Ebtedayee, and Junior School Certificate (JSC) and Junior Dakhil Certificate (JDC) examinations have been formally handed over to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
Education Minister Dipu Moni handed over the JSC and JDC exam results, while State Minister for Primary and Mass Education Md Zakir Hossain handed over the PEC and Ebtedayee exam results to the premier at a ceremony at Ganabhaban in Dhaka on Tuesday morning.
The chairmen of eight general education boards and the madrasa board handed over the JSC and JDC exam results of their respective board to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, reports BSS.
Speaking on the occasion, the prime minister said the Father of the Nation wanted to build a poverty free nation saying, "An educated nation is necessary to build a poverty free country. No nation can be reached in dignified position without education.
She also congratulated the successful students who passed this year's PEC, Ebtedayee, JSC and JDC examinations.
Deputy Education Minister Mohibul Hassan Chowdhoury, newly appointed PM's Principal Secretary Dr Ahmad Kaikaus, the outgoing Secretary of Secondary and Higher Education Division Md Sohorab Hossain, PMO Senior Secretary Sajjadul Hassan, Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim, Primary and Mass Education Secretary Md Akram-Al-Hossain, and Secretary of Secondary and Higher Education Division Md Mahbub Hossain were present on the occasion, among others.
The result of the PEC and Ebtedayee was published within 36 days while JSC and JDC by 43 days after completion of the exams in line with prime minister's order to publish result within 60 days after the exam.
The results of PEC and Ebtedayee will be available on websites of the Primary and Mass Education Ministry while JSC and JDC results will be available on websites of different education boards at 1pm on Tuesday.