‘Know Bangabandhu to explore country’s potential’

Staff Correspondent

27 December, 2020 12:00 AM printer

State Minister for ICT Zunaid Ahmed Palak on Saturday said youths will have to learn about Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman to explore the potential of Bangladesh.  

The country is moving forward under the visionary leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who is relentlessly working to materialise Bangabandhu’s dream of Golden Bengal, he said.

Palak was addressing a virtual discussion titled ‘Digital technology for building prosperous nation dreamt by Father of the Nation’ organised by ICT Division.

The aim of the discussion was to share knowledge about Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

Dhaka University former Vice-Chancellor Prof Arefin Siddique was the key discussant while Zunaid Ahmed Palak presided over the session.

Palak said the government is working for developing an inclusive society where 1 million youths are working in technology sector and 110 million people are connected to internet.

“The country has shown its strength to tackle emergency like corona virus pandemic through using technological tools. The government has kept the activities sustainable though conducting 10 million electronic files in last ten months,” he added.