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Mar 27, 2022 11:29:12 a.m.
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Bangladesh’s first-ever security surveillance equipment manufacturing plant was inaugurated at Bangabandhu Hi-Tech City in Kaliakair on Friday.
The newly opened factory will manufacture security surveillance equipment for the world’s number one security surveillance solutions brand “Hikvision”.
Excel Intelligent Solutions Ltd, a sister company of Excel Technologies Ltd, which is Hikvision’s first national distributor in Bangladesh, established the manufacturing plant. This factory was installed in the service building of Bangabandhu Hi-Tech City. China’s leading security surveillance solution provider, Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd., provided technical support.
NM Zeaul Alam PAA, Principal Secretary, ICT Division, inaugurated the factory as the main guest.
Bikarna Kumar Ghosh, Managing Director, Bangladesh Hi-Tech Park Authority, Hugo Huang, Chairman of Hikvision South Asia and current Chairman of Bangladesh Computer Samity Md Shahid-ul-Munir and its newly elected Chairman Subrata Sarkar were present as special guests .
The inauguration ceremony was chaired by Goutam Saha, Managing Director of Excel Technologies Ltd & Excel Intelligent Solutions Ltd.
Speaking as the guest of honor at the inaugural ceremony, NM Ziaul Alam PAA, Principal Secretary of the ICT Division, said: “Investment in our country’s IT sector is on the rise, the establishment of these manufacturing plants is a great example, and the world’s best security system surveillance product like Hikvision is made in Bangladesh, which is a great achievement for us.”
Special guest at the event, Bangladesh Hi-Tech Park Authority Managing Director Bikarna Kumar Ghosh said that through the announcement of the “Digital Bangladesh” program in 2008, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and his IT adviser Sajeeb Wazed Joy had given advice and guidance to bring the entire IT sector of our country under one ecosystem.
Hugo Huang, President of Hikvision South Asia, another special guest at the event, said, “Today is a very happy day for Hiksvision. Indeed, the production of Hikshiven branded products has started in Bangladesh as the third country after Brazil and India outside. China”.
Goutam Saha, Managing Director of Excel Technologies Ltd and Excel Intelligent Solutions Ltd, said, “With the inauguration of Bangladesh’s first security surveillance equipment manufacturing plant at Bangabandhu Hi-Tech City, we are happy and proud to have ushered in a new era in the country’s ICT industry and “Made in Bangladesh”.