ATN Bangla honoured Dr Ehsan Hoque, executive director of Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI), with Humanitarian Award this year.
Dr Mahfuzur Rahman, chairman of ATN Bangla presented the award to Dr Hoque at an award giving ceremony in the capital in late January.
In recognition of his outstanding contributions to humanity, Dr Hoque was honoured by the channel. US Senator Richard Blumenthal and Bangladeshi-born former US Congressman Hansen Clarke showered their love on the philanthropist on his achievement. Legendary singer and Goodwill Ambassador of DCI Sabina Yasmin, and actress and Goodwill Ambassador of DCI Babita also congratulated him.
Vice-Chairman of BRAC Dr Mushtaque Chowdhury and its Executive Director Dr Muhammad Musa, President of the Diabetic Association of Bangladesh Prof AK Azad Khan and its Chief Coordinator Dr Muhammad A Mazid, Executive Director of TMSS Prof Hosne Ara Begum, CEO of Rights & Sight for Children Salma Qadir, and Director of Hunger Project-Bangladesh Nasima Akhter Joly also passed on good wishes to the humanitarian, among others.