25,000 tablet computers to ensure dynamism in public servants work
4 February 2015 Nirapad News: Government is giving 25,000 tablet computers to public servants to ensure dynamism in their work.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Information and Communication Technology Adviser Sajeeb Ahmed Wazed Joy will inaugurate the tablet PC distribution programme on Thursday in Dhaka.
Prime Minister’s Deputy Press Secretary Ashraful Alam Khokan told press the programme would start at the Posts, Telecommunications and information Technology Ministry at 11am.
The PCs are being offered under a project- InfoGovt-2, the government is implementing as part of its ‘Digital Bangladesh’ programme.
The government says an official can carry on with his or her official work even outside the office, if necessary, and monitor different activities with the help of tablet PCs.
InfoGovt also includes building a national data centre and a disaster recovery centre, and the setting up of a wireless network in the Secretariat.