Nagad unveils book on Sheikh Hasina

Staff Correspondent | Published: 00:49, Sep 29,2020


A book, styled ‘Sheikh Hasina: Durgom Pother Nirvik Jatri’ or ‘Sheikh Hasina: Fearless Voyager of the Impassable Path’, has been published on the occasion of the prime minister Sheikh Hasina’s 74th birthday on Monday.

The book was unveiled by parliament speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury, national professor and prime minister Sheikh Hasina’s teacher Rafiqul Islam, editor of the book and minister of posts and telecommunications Mustafa Jabbar.

Office secretary of Bangladesh Awami League Biplob Barua and executive editor of the book and managing director of the postal department’s mobile financial services Nagad Tanvir A Mishuk were also present.

The 332-page book contains 20 chapters, informative details and many rare photographs that capture the illustrious career of prime minister Sheikh Hasina.

It tells the story of the country’s journey towards prosperity in every field of trade and commerce, electricity, agriculture, fisheries, food, education and readymade garment under her able leadership.

The book also talked about the Vision 2021, building a developed and prosperous Bangladesh in 2041 and the Delta Plan 2100. It discussed mega projects such as Padma Multipurpose Bridge, the Bangabandhu Tunnel and Dhaka Metrorail that are going.

The book is priced at Tk 2,500. However, readers can read it for free as an e-book at It is also available on the websites of some other popular companies in the country that sell books online so that interested readers can download and read.

Yeasin Kabir Joy, publisher of Joyeeta Publication, which brought out the book, and top executives of Nagad were also present on the occasion.

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