Newly elected members of BASIS Executive Council let by its President Mr. Mahboob Zaman met the Commerce Minister Lt. Col. (Rtd.) Faruk Khan and State Minister for Science & ICT, Architect Yeafesh Osman separately at their offices in the Bangladesh Secretariat today. Ms. Farhana Rahman, Vice President, Mr. Forkan Bin Quasem, Secretary General, Mr. Tamzid Siddiq Spondon, Joint Secretary General, Mr. Syed Almas Kabir, Treasuer, Mr. S Kabir, Mr. Sabbir Mahbub, Mr. Mujtaba Sattar, Directors of BASIS and senior officials of the ministries were also present in the meetings.
They exchanged views on the doables for the development of the ICT sector of the country towards materializing the vision of Digital Bangladesh by 2021. Mr. Mahboob Zaman gave emphasis on establishing a few IT parks at different places of the country and quick implementation of the High Tech Park at Kaliakoir and the proposed IT Park at Mohakhali, Dhaka.
Both the Commerce Minister and State Minister for Science & ICT congratulated the new Executive Council and expressed their commitments and all out cooperation for the development of the software and IT enabled services sectors of the country.