Saturday, May 07, 2016

Short Composition on Digital Bangladesh

Digital Bangladesh means a technology based prosperous country where computer will be widely used. Where various types of information will be available on line, where all types of possible task will be performed using digital technology. Awami league, one of the leading political parties in Bangladesh, has declared to make a digital Bangladesh through information technology (ICT). Bangladesh is an independent country. She has achieved her freedom more than 41 years ago. But still she is burdened with many problems like overpopulation, poverty, unemployment, food problem, corruption, power crisis, natural calamities etc. considering all these; the present government has aimed at making a digital Bangladesh to overcome most of these problems. The motto of digital Bangladesh is to establish technology-based digital governance, e-commerce, e-agriculture, e-production, e-education etc. emphasizing the overall development of the country and the nation. The benefits of digital Bangladesh are many. It we can establish a digital Bangladesh, corruption will be drastically reduced. Besides, it will save people’s time and money and will make people more enterprising and thus will reduce unemployment problem. It will connect people with the whole world economically, politically, socially, academically and even culturally. It will open doors for the people to improve their conditions. It will also improve banking and financial activities. Money transfer and transition of business could be made within seconds by clicking the mouse of a computer. Agricultural, health, education, e-commerce – all these sectors will be highly benefited by making Bangladesh digital one.  For implementing this dream of digital Bangladesh, government has to take certain initiatives. First of all, uninterrupted power supply has to be ensured. We have to develop computer network infrastructures throughout the country. We also have train our people to acquire ICT skill and ensure equitable access to digital governance services. It is a great commitment of the present Awami league government to make a digital Bangladesh by 2021. Our dream of a digital Bangladesh will be materialized, if the government can keep their world. And we will be able to make progress in all sectors. It will be no exaggeration if we say that implementation of a digital Bangladesh can help us to upload as one of the developed countries in the world by next decade.