Following the detection of coronavirus cases in Bangladesh, the government has shut down all educational institutions across the country until March 31.
Informing the decision on Monday noon, Deputy Minister for Education Mohibul Hassan Chowdhoury said an order will be issued in this regard in the afternoon.
Meanwhile, Dhaka University will remain closed from March 18 to March 28, said the university administration.
Bangladesh has so far reported five coronavirus cases.
Of them, three have already made full recovery.