The Honorable Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the campus of Pledge Harbor School and Sports Academy on Sunday, 16 October 2011 at Singair Dighi, Maona, Gazipur. She was accompanied by Honorable Education Minister Mr. Nurul Islam Nahid, Local Member of Parliamen Al-Hajj Advocate Md Rahmat Ali, Secretaries and High Officials of Bangladesh Government.
Her Excellency Seikh Hasina expressed her hapiyness for the establishement of the leargest boarding school and sports academy in the private sector for the first time in Bangladesh. The Prime Minister was impressed by the international level establishements of classroom and accomodation for the proper education of the student. She praised the multimedia classroom facilities along the with the facilities for sports. She also mentioned that Government of Bangladesh is also providing the mordern education facilities in all the government schools. They will be provided modern multemedia projectors and Doyel laptops to mordernize the facilities for effective education. Prime Minister annouced that donation to schools will receive tax rebate.
School Chairperson Mr. ATM Saidul Alam, in his speech, mentioned that while starting the establishment of the school he was dishearted by the Multinational Bank’s commonly practiced policy of not inventing in eduction and health service initiatives. At the begining, when he approched the private banks, all of them rejected to invest such initiative in establishing any school. They mentiioned that by policy they have limitations for invesing in Education and Health sectors. The Chairman requested PM’s concern in this regard to take initiatives to revise their policy. He also requested the wealthy private enterprenors to take such initiatives for the advancement of education in Bangladesh.
Honorable Education Minister Mr. Nurul Islam Nahid mentioned that the Government is taking initiatives to mordanize the whole eductaion system. He also hopes to see more private initiative like Pleage Harbor School and Sports Academy, which will ensure a better future for the youth of Bangladesh.
On behalf of the Chairman of Pledge Harbor School and Sports Academy, we cordially request to publish the above press release/news in your renowned newspaper.