Govt to start 100 technical schools, colleges in hundred upazilas

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MNA Science & Tech Desk: The government has taken initiatives to start 100 technical schools and college in 100 upazilas for creating skilled human resources.

The cost of project implementation is estimated Tk 2281.69 crore, according to an official document

Administrative approval has been given for land acquisition for the institutes in 91 upazilas while budget has been disbursed for 59.

In the second phase of the project, there will be 389 technical schools and colleges across the country. It was discussed in the second pre-evaluation committee (PEC) meeting held recently in the Planning Commission.

“The PEC gave directives for some amendments to the project, and a process is on to reforming the development project proforma (DPP) as per the amendment directives. Soon it will be sent to the Planning Commission for final nod,” a document stated.