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Power division to improve cyber security: Nasrul

Staff Correspondent

8 July, 2021 12:00 AM printer

State Minister for Power and Energy Nasrul Hamid said Power division has to focus on cyber security amid growing trend of digital activities of the department.

Addressing a meeting as the chief guest on Wednesday, Nasrul directed the staff to make service delivery easier using the security gadget as well.

Power Division organised the training of trainer virtually to enhance skills of the officials to run enterprise resource planning (ERP) software in the department.

Nasrul Hamid said the department has implemented the ERP as all activities of Digital Bangladesh have to be dealt with technology.

“Power Division and concerned agencies are implementing four modules. And all activities of the Division will come under the ERP,” he said. There are four modules – Human resource management system, fixed asset management system, procurement system and accounts finance system. All four modules will run finally from July 31 while Techvission, Microsoft, Technohaven and CSL developed the system jointly.

Power Division Secretary Md Habibur Rahman, Power Development Board Chairman Belayet Hossain, Rural Electrification Board chairman retired major general Moin Uddin, Power Cell Director Mohammad Hossain also connected to the session.