Playwright Mamunur Rashid has been honoured as the lifetime member award of the Television Playwrights’ Association of Bangladesh (Television Natyakar Sangha). He received the award through a programme held at the seminar room of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in the capital on Thursday.
President of Television Playwrights’ Association Masum Reza handed over a crest to Mamunur Rashid. He was also felicitated with flowers, uttorio and certificate given by the association’s information technology and programme secretary Zeenat Hakim, vice president Brindaban Das, general secretary Ejaz Munna.Mamunur Rashid said, “I have received award from many places before. But I think Television Playwrights’ Association is my own home. And getting respect from here is a much bigger thing. Thanks to everyone for giving me this honour.”
Before the award ceremony, the annual general meeting of the Television Playwrights’ Association was held. The meeting was chaired by Masum Raza and attended by the former director general of BTV and member advisor to the association
S M Harun-ur-Rashid.
The welcome speech was given by Zeenat Hakim while the meeting was conducted by training and research secretary Nazneen Chumki .