BARC gets Independence Award 2021

Staff Correspondent

21 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Bangladesh Agricultural Research Council (BARC) has conferred with independence award 2021 for its outstanding and glorious contribution to agricultural research and training.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina awarded the BARC as an organisation and nine other distinguished personalities with the award at her official residence Ganabhaban in the capital on Thursday, said a press release.

BARC Executive Chairman Dr Sheikh Mohammad Bakhtiar received the award on behalf of the organisation.

BARC was founded in 1973 following directives of the then president and Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.