Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid has stressed the need to update the national curriculum and the education system as a whole to build a future generation that is fit to face the global challenge.
Nahid made the statement on Friday while speaking at a scholarship awarding ceremony among the children of Dhaka Reporters Unity (DRU) members who achieved GPA 5 in their SSC and HSC examinations in 2018.
“There is huge scope to improve the quality of the country’s education and they were working to do so,” said the Minister.
“Last year I face widespread criticism over the issue for question leak but I took those positively and tried my best involving other concerned to stop the problem. After that we got success,” he added.
Talking about averting unfair means during the exams, Nahid highlighted the need for creating strong sense of morality among the new generation alongside their good academic results.
The Minister further said that at least 250 criminals were arrested for their involvement in question paper leak and no one would be speared who are involved in the wrongdoing.