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Bangla 2nd paper SSC exam deferred to Saturday

The Bangla second paper examination of SSC, which was schedule for tomorrow, will now be held on Saturday as the education ministry has rescheduled the test following extension of the BNP-led alliance’s countrywide hartal.The change in the schedule for the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and its equivalent examinations came this afternoon shortly after the 20-party alliance extended its ongoing hartal till 6:00pm Thursday protesting filing of cases against BNP chief Khaleda Zia and acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir.Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid made the announcement at a press conference at his ministry this afternoon. He once again called upon the opposition alliance to not extend the shutdown.Earlier, the Bangla first paper examination supposed to be held on Monday has earlier been rescheduled for February 6 (Friday) from 9:00am to 12noon after the alliance called for the hartal.