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Govt. to buy 85,000 laptops for educational institutions

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 07:27 PM, 18 March 2021  

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The government decided to buy 85,000 laptops at a cost of Tk 487.21 crore for 5,000 educational institutions across the country.

On Thursday, the proposal was approved at a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Public Procurement. The meeting was chaired by Finance Minister A H M Mustafa Kamal.

As per the proposal of the meeting, approval has been given to procure, supply and install 85,000 laptops, 5,000 web cameras, 5,000 routers and 5,000 network switches and other IT equipment for the Sheikh Russell Digital Lab to be set up in these educational institutions.