Digital Bangladesh Day today

Staff Correspondent

12 December, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Digital Bangladesh Day 2020 will be celebrated across the country today  in a befitting manner, maintaining health guidelines.

The ICT Division, led by State Minister for the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology, will place a floral wreath at the portrait of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at Dhanmondi road 32 to mark the day.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to attend the opening programme and prize distribution ceremony on the day as the chief guest online from her Ganabhaban residence.

Besides, the programmes on the day will include bringing out supplements in national dailies highlighting the successes and achievements of twelve years in building a Digital Bangladesh.

Talk shows will be telecast on different electronic media. Two webinars on the aims and objectives of the day, an online quiz competition, essay writing competitions, art competition, seminars and prize distribution among persons, organizations and entrepreneurs will be held at districts and upazilas.