Foundation stone for dormitory laid
Education Adviser Dr Hossain Zillur Rahman yesterday laid the foundation stone of the 11-storied dormitory for the students of Eden Girls College.
The construction work of the 1000-seated dormitory to be completed by 2009 at an estimated cost of Tk 24 crore.
Momtazul Islam, education secretary, AKM Shajahan Patwari, chief engineer, Education Engineering department, Prof Yasmin Ahmed, principal of Eden Girls College were present at the foundation laying ceremony.
There are about 25,000 students in the college at present. Of them only 2,500 students get accommodation facilities at five hostels.