Law to be formulated against misuse of technologies: Sherif


DHAKA, August 10, 2018 (BSS) – Land Minister Shamsur Rahman Sherif today said the government would formulate a law against misuse of modern technologies in the country.

“The government has been working to formulate a law against those out to misuse modern technologies…No one would be spared if they try to instigate someone against the country using technologies,” he said.

Sherif was speaking as chief guest at a seminar on ‘National Mourning Day and Our Doings’ at Bangladesh Press Council auditorium organised by Federation of Bangladesh Journalist Organisation (FBJO).

He said the government introduced updated technologies across the country but some vested quarters were out to misuse technologies against the country and such offences were not tolerable.

FBJO Chairman SM Morshed presided over the programme, said a press release.

Chairman of Bangladesh Press Council Justice Momtajuddin Ahmed, researcher Selim Reza, M A Motalib, Lion Nurul Islam and Moniruzzaman Monir were present, among others.