Speaker lays stress on research in higher edn

Staff Correspondent

1 October, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Speaker Dr. Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury on Wednesday stressed the need for conducting research and use of technology in higher education to build a digital country.

She also laid emphasis on utilization of science, ICT, research and innovation to move forward with the goal of an indomitable Bangladesh, said a press release

The Speaker came up with remarks at the launching ceremony of a book ‘Adommo Bangladesh’ (Indomitable Bangladesh) written by University Grants Commission (UGC) member Professor Dr. Sazzad Hossain.

UGC Chairman Professor Dr. Kazi Shahidullah presided over the event while Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni, Post and Telecommunications Division Minister Mustafa Jabbar, State Minister for ICT Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak, Bangladesh Public Service Commission Chairman Md. Sohorab Hossain and Bangladesh Satellite Company Ltd. Chairman Dr. Shahjahan Mahmud spoke on the occasion.

National Professor Dr. Rafiqul Islam delivered speech as the chief discussant while eminent literary personality Selina Hossain gave her speech as the special discussant.