All education institutes to see ICT lab within two years: Jabbar
Published : 18 Nov 2018, 18:57:58
Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology Minister Mustafa Jabbar on Sunday said ICT laboratories and multimedia classrooms will be established in all the educational institutes across the country within the next two years.
“We have to train the teachers in digital education to implement the plan. It is necessary to acquire ICT-based knowledge to keep pace with the current competitive world,” he said.
Jabbar came up with the observations while distributing laptops among trainees and educational institutes at BCC Auditorium in ICT Tower at capital’s Agargaon area.
Presided over by ICT Division Secretary Zuena Aziz, the function was addressed by State Minister of ICT Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak and Posts and Telecommunications Division Secretary Shyam Sunder Sikder, among others.
Urging the young trainees to turn themselves efficient by using the laptops, Palak said the whole nation will go backward unless we make our young generation capable.
Later, a total of 1,300 laptops and modems were distributed among trainees.-BSS