Aiming to make Bangabandhu Satellite services available for the general people, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated ‘Sajeeb Wazed Joy Gazipur and Betbunia Satellite Ground Station’. These two satellite ground stations have been named after Sajeeb Wazed Joy as recognition of taking Bangladesh towards satellite age.
Bangabandhu Satellite-1 already initiated its activities. The job to make satellite services available for the service receivers got started officially though the inauguration of these two ground stations.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated these two ground stations through a video conference from Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC) with Gazipur and Betbunia in Rangamati on July 31.