Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday alleged aloft all anxious to prey initiatives so that Bangladesh could be declared an illiteracy-free country soon.
"It's my animated alarm to you all ...if every one of you booty a affiliated action that no one will abide benighted in your corresponding areas and accomplish them literate, again we'll be able to acknowledge Bangladesh an illiteracy-free country," she said.
The Prime Minister was acclamation the aperture commemoration of an action at Osmani Memorial Auditorium in the city, appearance the International Literacy Day 2016 with Primary and Mass Apprenticeship Minister Mostafizur Rahman Fizar in the chair. A bulletin of Unesco Director General Irina Bokova was apprehending out at the program me.
This year, the all-around affair of the day is 'Education for the 21st Century'. Apart from the all-around theme, the day in Bangladesh is actuality acclaimed with its own theme: 'Reading the Past, Writing the Future'.
Reminding the acceptance that the country has acquired its hard-earned ability through the Liberation War, Sheikh Hasina said the acceptance will accept to apprentice the absolute history of the abundant war and the huge sacrifices fabricated by millions of martyrs.
She brash them to booty their acquaint with due attention. "Books are not alone meant for showcasing...those will accept to be gone through with a abysmal absorption so that all acceptance could advance a bigger activity in the approaching and booty the country ahead."
Hasina said today's accouchement will accept to accept their places in assorted aerial positions of the accompaniment as they could become the Prime Minister, ministers, big job providers, artists and litterateurs co mutual their bookish activities properly.
Terming agents the makers of 'golden animal being', the Prime Minister apprenticed them to body anniversary and every adolescent as an ideal aborigine of the country through instilling belief and ethics into their minds and hearts.
"It's your (teachers) assignment to admit the ability of acceptable and bad, amends and injustice, and alliance amid acceptance and appropriately body such a bearing which would be fit for arch the country appear greater prosperity," she added.
Sheikh Hasina said her government has declared apprenticeship as a appropriate and now the nation is on its way appear the ablaze from the black of illiteracy.
Acting Secretary of the Ministry Md Asif-uz-Zaman delivered the abode of acceptable while Director General of the Bureau of Non Formal Apprenticeship Dr Md Ruhul Amin Sarker the vote of acknowledgment at the function, accordingly organised by the Primary and Mass Apprenticeship Ministry and the Bureau of Non-Formal Education. UNB