Noted singer Syed Abdul Hadi has been honoured with ‘Bulbul Ahmed Smriti Shommanona 2023’ Award (Bulbul Ahmed Memorial Award) this year. Bulbul Ahmed Foundation Trust (BAFT) has been giving the award since 2016 in memory of film actor Bulbul Ahmed.
BAFT was founded in 2015 by the family members of Bulbul Ahmed. The trust gives the award to honour the noted artistes of the country, marking Bulbul’s death anniversary. Earlier Nazmul Huda Bachchu (2016), Keramot Moula (2017) and ATM Shamsuzzaman (2019) received the award.