The Daily Star today awarded 24 prominent individuals and an institution with lifetime achievement awards at its 25th anniversary event to honour their contribution to the society.
They were honoured with the prestige at a gala event commemorating the anniversary at Dhaka’s Osmani Memorial this morning in attendance of President Abdul Hamid.
“We are honouring 24 persons and one institution for their lifelong devotion and commitment to the growth of Bangladesh. We feel honoured ourselves to honour them,” said Mahfuz Anam, editor of The Daily Star.
The honoraries are:
Prof. Abdullah Abu Sayeed
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