Indian HC hosts alumni meet
DHAKA, Nov 11, 2021 (BSS) –
Indian High Commission here today organized a get-together for Bangladeshi Alumni who had studied in India and attended professional courses in Indian institutes of excellence.
The event titled “Bangladesh-India Alumni Re-union 2021”, held at the Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh (IEB), also marked the birth anniversary of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, India’s First Education Minister and ICCR Founder President, an Indian High Commission press release said.
Over the years, more than 10,000 Bangladeshi nationals have availed various flagship schemes of Government of India.
Around 150 alumni, from different works of life came forward to celebrate the Day and shared their experiences.
A brief presentation was given on the occasion to highlight the new features being incorporated in the different flagship programs of Government of India, prominent among which is Suborno Jayanti Scholarship program, which makes the scholarship canvas more vast and grand.
The new scheme, announced by the prime minister of India during his visit to Bangladesh this year, will provide increased opportunities to the best and brightest minds to pursue various courses in the Institutes of Excellence in India.