The secondary level educational institutions will remain closed Thursday (tomorrow) due to the ongoing heatwave.
The Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education (DSHE) issued a notice in this regard on Wednes-day.
“All concerned are requested to implement this decision,” said the notice.
Earlier, the Ministry of Primary and Mass Education decided to suspend classes at primary schools from June 5 to 8.
According to Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD), severe heat wave is sweeping Rajshahi, Dinajpur, Jashore & Syedpur districts and mild to moderate heat wave is sweeping Dhaka, Mymensingh, Khulna, Barishal & Sylhet divisions and parts of Rangpur & Rajshahi divisions and the districts of Cumilla, Chandpur, Noakhali, Feni & Bandarban and it may continue.