India is all set to help in constructing high-tech parks and expert manpower in 12 districts of Bangladesh, State Minister for Info and Communication Expertise Zunaid Ahmed Palak mentioned as we speak.
The state minister made the revelation throughout a gathering of the Bangladesh Excessive-tech park authority with the Indian Excessive Commissioner to Bangladesh Vikram Kumar Doraiswami on Monday.
The Indian excessive commissioner, in the meantime, expressed conviction to work collectively in numerous sectors, together with the ICT sector, which he hopes will bolster the historic tie shared by the 2 international locations, reads a press launch.
In line with the ICT minister, the neighbouring nation might be offering loans for constructing the high-tech parks, eight of which is able to go into building by February 2022.
“Underneath one other challenge, titled Bangladesh-India Digital Service and Employment Coaching Centre (BDSET), six software program expertise parks, high-tech parks and a world-class lab on the Sheikh Kamal IT Coaching and Incubation Centre might be constructed,” he mentioned.
Palak continued that round 2,400 individuals might be skilled in these centres within the subsequent two years and 30 youths might be despatched to India for ICT coaching.
“One other challenge is within the strategy of being finalised below which digital edutainment centres might be inbuilt 64 districts of the nation,” added the state minister.
Earlier as we speak, Zunaid Ahmed Palak welcomed the Indian excessive commissioner on the ICT Tower within the capital’s Agargaon, reads a press launch.