The Post and Telecommunication Division held “Innovation Showcasing-2019” at the Postal Division Office on Saturday, reports BSS. Minister of Post, Telecommuni-cation and Information Technology Mustafa Jabbar was present as the chief guest at the closing ceremony, said a press release.
“We have a huge portion of our population who are youth. They are the base of our innovations. They have to use their youth in innovating new ideas, said Jabbar while addressing the programme.
Md. Abul Kalam Azad, principal coordinator (SDG Affairs) of Prime Minister’s Office, Ashoke Kumar Biswas, secretary in-charge of Post and Telecommunication Division, and Sudhangshu Shekhar Bhadra, director general of Bangladesh Post Office, along with other officials of the Postal Division, addressed the function.
The notable innovations showcased in this event were Digital Financial Service “Nagad” by Bangladesh Postal Division, IMEI Database & NOC Automation and Central Biometric Verification Monitoring Platform by BTRC, BTCL Dialer by BTCL and Online Admission System and Verification of Result and IVR messaging for disaster notification by Teletalk.
The event was held in association with a2i, The Cabinet Division, ICT Division, USAID and UNDP.