Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been chosen for the Dr Kalam Smriti International Excellence Awards-2019, introduced in memory of aerospace scientist and former Indian President APJ Abdul Kalam.
The international award will be handed over to the Prime Minister at a ceremony at her office on Monday afternoon, said the Press Wing of the Prime Minister’s Office. Reports UNB.
The Prime Minister was honored with the award as recognition of her contribution to establishing historic ties between Bangladesh and India, her dedication to the wellbeing of Bangladeshi people, particularly giving priority to women and children, and her contribution to international peace and cooperation.
Dr Kalam Smriti International Excellence Awards is given to honor presidents, statesmen or leaders, who have shown excellence in their field and have shown great vision to achieve the best for their country.