Education & Culture

1026 Tablet PCs distribute among students in Lakshmipur

Published : 26 Mar 2023 09:24 PM

More than one thousand tablet computers have been distributed among students on the occasion of Independence and National Day as a gift from Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in Lakshmipur. 

Deputy Commissioner Md. Anwar Hossain Akand, as a chief guest, on Sunday handed over the tabs at Deputy Commissioner Conference room.

Upazila executive officer Imran Hossain presided over the event. Gautam Krishna Pal, Deputy Director of District Statistics, Upazila secondary education officer Abu Taleb, upazila in-charge statistics officer Md Tariqul Islam were also present as special guest. Students, teachers and parents of different institutions were also present at the event. 

According to the District Statistics Office, in 2022, about 390,000 tablets used in the digital population census across the country were distributed among the meritorious students of ninth and tenth classes of secondary schools on the occasion of Independence Day. Following this, these tabs were distributed among 1026 meritorious students of 169 secondary schools in 5 upazilas of Lakshmipur district.