Intelligence must for Digital Bangladesh growth

Published : 06 Dec 2022 08:20 PM

Intelligence is the power to conquer the world. Bangladesh has a new generation of talent and inherited courage. Fifty-one years ago, we took away the weapons of the Pakistanis and fought without weapons - capitalizing on the courage under the leadership of Bangabandhu, we fought and brought freedom. 

Minister of the Posts and Telecommunications Division Mustafa Jabbar mentioned that we are on the verge of success in the battle of building a better Bangladesh by the Digital Bangladesh program.

The minister made these remarks in his chief guest speech at a function organized by Banglalink on the occasion of the grand finale of Banglalink Ennovators 6.0 at Sonargaon Hotel in Dhaka on Monday. Post and Telecommunication Secretary Md. Khalilur Rahman and Banglalink CEO Erik Aas among others were present in the event.

Appreciating the role of Banglalink, the minister said that various initiatives of Banglalink are inspiring the youth to be innovative with the aim of empowering the youth. The minister expressed optimism that they will be able to prepare themselves to face the challenges of digital Bangladesh by utilizing the learning and experience gained from this program.

The champion team ‘We Showed Up’ received an opportunity to take a fully sponsored trip to Amsterdam, Netherlands for a visit to VEON Headquarters, while the first and the second runner-up teams - ‘The Contrivers’ and ‘Team Superlatives’ – received attractive prizes. Additionally, the top 3 teams were given the opportunity to participate in the Assessment Center round of Banglalink's flagship Strategic Assistant Program.

Banglalink Chief Human Resources and Administration Officer Monzula Morshed said, “Ennovators, the biggest digital ideation competition in the country standing at its sixth season, has received a resounding response and participation with a record-breaking number of registrations this year.” 

More than 100,000 youngsters and innovative minds participated in the competition till now.