M Mahfuzur Rahman: State Minister for Youth and Sports Md Zahid Ahsan Russel has said that Walton is a complete technology-based company. With the successful use of technology, they have reached the doorsteps of conquering the world market. The day is not far behind, when Walton will lead the technology world.
The state minister made the remark after launching a new model of ‘Made in Bangladesh’ laptop at Walton factory in Chandra of Gazipur on Monday afternoon.
State Minister for Youth and Sports Md Zahid Ahsan Russel having a look at a Walton laptop
Earlier in the day, the state minister along with secretary of the ministry of youth and sports Md Jafar Uddin, came to visit the gigantic factory of the leading Bangladeshi electronics and ICT product manufacturer.
Upon their arrival, Walton Digi-Tech Industries Limited Chairman SM Rezaul Alam welcomed them with a bouquet.
Deputy Secretary of the ministry Mojibor Rahman, Kaliakair Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Gazi Hafizul Amin, Upazila Parishad Chairman Kamal Uddin Sikdar, Vice-Chairman Selim Azad, Walton Group Executive Directors Humayun Kabir, Alamgir Alam Sarker, F M Iqbal Bin Anwar Dawn and Liakat Ali, Media Adviser Enayet Ferdous, Deputy Executive Director Shahjada Selim and Senior Additional Director Mohsin Ali Mollah were also present.
State Minister for Youth and Sports Md Zahid Ahsan Russel and Secretary Md Jafar Uddin being received by Walton Digi-Tech Industries Limited Chairman SM Rezaul Alam
The state minister further said, I also visited Walton factory eight years ago. But now, I witnessed that they have made huge progress in manufacturing electrical, electronics and technology products. Walton produces compressors, refrigerators, air conditioners, televisions, laptops, mobile phones along with various sorts of products and exports them. Walton is representing our country in the world market with ‘Made in Bangladesh’ products. We are very proud for Walton.
Earlier, the minister and other officials enjoyed a corporate documentary on Walton. They then visited the product display center and various production units of Walton including refrigerator, compressor, laptop-computer, mobile phone.
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