Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina formally inaugurated textbook distribution program for the 2015 academic year. she also opened the distribution of “Daisy Multimedia Books” for the first time for visually-impaired students. Mr. Vashkar Bhattacharjee, Program Manager of YPSA handover Multimedia Books to the Prime Minister in the occasion.
As part of the government’s initiative to ensure “education for all”, Sheikh Hasina launched full text and full audio digital multimedia books in CD version suitable for all students. The program was held at the Gono Bhaban on 30 December 2014.
For the first time in the history of Bangladesh, YPSA with the support of Access to Information (a2i) Program under Prime Minister’s Office produced study materials in accessible format in Bengali for the visually impaired students of primary level.