Present Status of Information and Internet Services in Union Council of Madhukhali Upazila: A Case Study

Md. Rubel Hossain, Khwaja Yunus Ali University, Sirajgonj, Bangladesh
2019 British Journal of Arts and Humanities  
Bangladesh is the smallest country but has a huge population. Government of Bangladesh try to digital information and internet service to remote area by the Union Council Information Centres. This centre was established to bring the information like agriculture, education, government and non-government commercial services, community relation support services etc. The purpose of UCIIS is to supply the easiest internetservices and to create an interaction. In this research, both qualitative and
more » ... antitative research approach have been applied. Data were collected by using questionnaire from random sampling through the service receivers from the study area which was in Madhukhali Upazila under Faridpur District in Bangladesh. While internetservice providing Union Council Information and Internet Services (UCIIS) is an outlet to supply information and internet-service, facilities among the rural level people of Bangladesh. Equipments, power supply, internet speed, trained entrepreneurs, entrepreneurs' satisfaction income, financial Support, from Union Council have the positive relation with infrastructure and others support. The study result has shown that the effectiveness of UCIIS, in respect of citizen's satisfaction, is close to the successful level while the effectiveness of UCIIS, in respect of infrastructure and logistic support, is in between of successful and somehow successful level. The effectiveness of UCIIS about the Internet-service delivery largely depends upon the citizen's satisfaction and infrastructure & logistic support.
doi:10.34104/bjah.019.35044 fatcat:xb7rzennlbhdvplueo4jyuz57q