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Digital ICT fair kicks off in city today

DHAKA, Feb 7, 2018 (BSS) - A five-day long Digital ICT Fair-2018 began today at Computer City Centre in the city with the slogan "Digital Literacy for Everyone".

Computer City Centre Owners' Association is organising the fair aiming to unlock economic potential of IT sector.

Post, Telecommunications and Information Technology Minister Mustafa Jabbar inaugurated the fair at a function as the chief guest.

Over 650 shop owners and computer brands are taking part in the fair with special offers that is attracting people of all ages.

The fair also features art competition for children, cultural programmes, gaming zone and raffle draw.

With Computer City Centre President and fair convener Toufiq Ahsan in the chair, the programme was addressed, among others, by Asia Pacific University Vice-Chancellor (VC) Prof Jamilur Reza Chowdhury, FBCC President Md Shafiul Islam (Mohiuddin), Awami League (AL) general secretary of city south unit Shahe Alam Murad, Bangladesh Computer Samity (BCS) President Ali Ashfaq, Bangladesh Dokan Malik Samity Chairman Md Helal Uddin, Dhaka South City Councilor (Ward 18) Jashim Uddin Ahmed.

Barrister MP Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh also spoke on the occasion as special guest.

Gaming partner of this fair is Gigabyte where Asus, A4tech, Lenovo and Acer, Dell, HP, Logitech, Extreme are the Platinum and gold sponsors of the fair respectively. Silver sponsor are TP-Link, D-Link and UCC.

The fair will remain open for visitors from 10:00am to 9:00pm every day.

The fair will end on February 11.