Experts call for prevention of cybercrimes

9th December, 2018 09:53:42 printer

RAJSHAHI: Communication experts and academics at a discussion here on Saturday unequivocally called for ensuring best uses of internet and social communication media for the sake of preventing cyber crimes, reports BSS.

They mentioned that the present government has adopted various time-fitting measures to end cyber crimes. So, all the government and private entities concerned should come forward and work together to supplement the government endeavor.

They came up with the observation while addressing a daylong workshop titled ‘Strengthening Publicity Programme for Ensuring Best Uses of Internet and Social Communication Media’.

Directorate of Mass Communication (DMC) organized the strategy selection and development related workshop in the regional office conference room of Press Information Department (PID).

Addressing the event as focal person, DMC Director General Zakir Hossain underscored the need for creating awareness among cross-section of people about the dire consequences of cyber crimes. “With the advancement of information technology, the nature and rate of cyber crimes are increasing. Accordingly, the cyber criminals are also being brought to justice,” he added.