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Palak urges students to use laptop for well-being of people

State Minister for ICT Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak today urged students to use laptop for well-being of people as well as the country as it is a best tool of development.

"You (students) are the future of the nation. So, you should acquire knowledge on ICT to expedite development process of the country," he told this at a laptop distribution programme at Vice-Chancellor's (VC's) office of Dhaka University (DU) here, an official release said.

Laptops were distributed among the students of Mass Communication Department of the university.

Palak said, "Young generation of our country is extremely brilliant. They should be given opportunity to flourish their talent to make them best human resources in the country."

He also called upon the students to supplement the efforts of the government to build "Digital Bangladesh" as envisioned by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

The VC Prof Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique attended the function as the special guest with Chairman of Computer Science Department of the university Dr Sabbir in the chair.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)