Country’s development is possible with proper utilization of IT, Minister Sharma

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Kathmandu, Jan 26: Minister for Communications and Information Technology, Rekha Sharma, has said the country could be developed through the proper utilisation of information and technology.

Inaugurating the 20th National Technological Festival that started at the Pulchok Engineering Campus from today, she stressed on tapping the rapid development of information and technology for the country’s development.

“The Cyber Security Policy, 2024 has been passed. There is a lack of several laws in the information technology sector. The government shall devise the laws required for this sector. The country should be made self-reliant through the development of information technology,” she reiterated.

Stating the government shall always extend cooperation for quality education and technology-related education, Minister Sharma asserted that the government is actively involved in producing human resources in the technical sector as well.

The Minister stated that Pulchok Engineering Campus is a ‘brand’ in itself and urged its graduates to pay attention to the country’s development after earning expertise across the globe.