100 million people to get 100 services in Mujib Borsho

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100 million people to get 100 services in Mujib Borsho

 Kurigram Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 11:53 AM, 29 February 2020   Updated: 11:57 AM, 29 February 2020

State Minister for Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology, Zunaid Ahmed Palak laid the foundation stone of the Digital Service Employment and Training Center

State Minister for Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology, Zunaid Ahmed Palak laid the foundation stone of the Digital Service Employment and Training Center

State Minister for Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology, Zunaid Ahmed Palak, said that in the Mujib year, more than 100 million people are going to get access to 100 services through the Learning and Earning Project. Also this year, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's new gift is ‘Start of Bangladesh’. Where young people will give jobs instead of job seeking. They will create entrepreneurship.

The minister made these comments while laying the foundation stone of the Digital Service Employment and Training Center at Dasiarchhara Multipurpose Secondary School premises in Kurigram on Friday afternoon.

The state minister said that the training center is a gift of Mujib Year for the ICT training and employment of the enclave dwellers who were in backward for 68 years last.

The Minister also said that in the Mujib Year, 40,000 youths will be trained to implement the dream of technology-based Bangladesh to create the golden Bangla of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. Meanwhile, in Kurigram, 500 youths will be trained under the Learning and Earning Development project. In our ICT sector, 10,00000 young people have been employed. Already, 6,00000 freelancers are working. Of these, about 2,00000 are working in software technology. There are more than one lakh people working in the call service. There are also around 50,000 people working in the e-commerce sector.

Additional District Magistrate Zilufa Sultana, Additional Police Superintendent Menhajul Alam district Awami League Md. Zafar Ali, general secretary Aman Uddin Ahmed Manju, Fulbari Upazila chairman Ghulam Rabbani Sarkar, and Fulbari UP chairman Harun Aur Rashid spoke the meeting presided over by the Fulbaria UNO Masuma Arefin.

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