On the fourth day of 'Amar Bhashar Cholocchitro 1425', Dhaka University Film Society (DUFS) honoured the movie 'Komola Rocket', awarding it the Hiralal Sen Padak.
Producer Faridur Reza Sagar received the award on behalf of the 'Komola Rocket' team.
Information Minister Hasan Mahmod handed over the award to Faridur Reza Sagar at an event held at Teacher Student Center (TSC) of Dhaka University (DU).
Hasan Mahmood mentioned that films reflect our lives.
"The injustices of society can be visualised by films. Film can convey message to society for its betterment," he added.
He also said that to establish a positive society film plays a big role, lauding the efforts of the youth.
DU Pro-vice chancellor Professor Dr Nasrin Ahmad wished that students will continue partaking in such creative festivals alongside their studies.
Aamar Bhasha Cholocchitro 1425 is set to conclude on February 15.