RAJSHAHI: State Minister for Foreign Affairs Shahriar Alam, MP, has urged the students to acquire proper knowledge for building them as worthy citizens, reports BSS.
He said there is no way but to make the existing school-level teaching-learning activities up to the mark to enrich competent human resources.
The state minister made this observation while distributing Volai Hazi Education Stipend at Bagha Upazila Auditorium in the district on Saturday as the chief guest.
On the occasion, he distributed stipend worth Taka 4.32 lakh among 240 students.
State Minister Shahriar Alam has said the present students should be enriched with the nation-building ideals and advices of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman for furthermore progress of the country.
He said Bangabandhu had brought up his all family members with appropriate leadership characteristics and all of us should follow the ideals properly for sake of the country's welfare.
Listing various education expansion programmes of the government Shahriar Alam said the government is committed to enrich the list of skilled human resources.
He said the youth forces have already started building Digital Bangladesh through their learning and earning activities. Present government is extending all support towards them so that they could build themselves as ICT-based income-generators.
State Minister Alam also said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has taken strict measures to eliminate militancy and terrorism from the country.
Teachers, religious leaders and all other cross-section of people should be united against the crimes side by side with the law-enforcing agencies, he added.