Digitalisation is key to development

Says Home Minster

Staff Correspondent

23 March, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal on Friday said that the key of the development of the country is digitalisation.

He said, “The country is marching forward for embracing digitalization. Despite of the fact, many commented negatively on the declaration of Digital Bangladesh in Awami League 2018 election’s manifesto.

The minister came up with the remark while speaking at a conference of diploma engineers at Institution of Diploma Engineers (IDEB), Bangladesh in Kakrail of the capital. 

The minister said, “Now, people of even remote areas are getting the benefit of the development by the government using digital technologies. The government also adopted women-friendly policy for that the empowerment of the women has been promoted and for attending man and woman equally on the workforces”.

For implementing the massive action plan that the government has taken the country to the prosperity, we now need merit, honesty and patriotism, he told diploma engineers hoping a bigger contribution from them.

General Secretary of IDEB Md Shamsur Rahman conducted the programme with president AKMA Hamid in the chair.