Dhaka, 27 Nov, Abnews: The Cabinet approved a proposal to observe December 12 as the National ICT Day to recognise the country’s advancement in Information and Communication Technology and achieve Digital Bangladesh goal.
Cabinet secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam disclosed the matter at a press briefing at the secretariat on Monday.
Shafiul said, “The Cabinet approved the proposal as Bangladesh has advanced much in ICT sector. Besides, the number of mobile and internet users has risen significantly.”
The day has been chosen as the National ICT Day, as Awami League introduced the concept of ‘Digital Bangladesh’ on the day back in 2008.