An exceptional initiative to distribute new books free of cost

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The students of primary and secondary schools are not able to participate the ‘book festival’ on the very first day of the new year due to coronavirus pandemic situation in the country. In that case the teachers are bringing new books at the door steps of the students. Taking books students are engulfed with joy. Teachers are thinking that this is a new initiative to distribute books.

Learning activities are not stopped in this pandemic situation due to different initiatives taken by the government. Teachers are taking classes through online and television.

Cumilla High School has taken an exceptional initiative to distribute new books in the new year. Teachers of the school are bringing books at the door steps of the students boarded on rickshaw van.

On Friday a group of teachers of Cumilla High School reached at the homes of students with books on rickshaw van at Chanpur area of Cumilla town. They distributed books according to the list. They also brought books on hands where road for rickshaw was not available.

After getting the new books a student of Cumilla High School Abul Hasan said, we used to go to school to collect new books in the new year but in this year teachers are giving books going door to door. This is not bad.

In this regard Headmaster of Cumilla High School Md. Humayun Kabir said, book festival was not held due to corona pandemic. So we are delivering books at the door steps of the students.

Education is the most affected sector in this pandemic situation. In spite of that education ministry is handing over textbooks to the students. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the activities on Thursday.