The government has awarded the Public Administration Award of 2021 and 2020 to 32 government officials (including everyone in team) and three organisations to encourage creative work.
Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque handed over the award to the recipient at the Osmani Memorial Auditorium in the capital on Tuesday on behalf of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
Kazi Imtiaz Hossain, Ambassador of Bangladesh to France and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to UNESCO, and his team have been awarded medals in the team category (general) for their adaptive administrative and diplomatic activities aimed at internationalizing Bangabandhu’s life style at UNESCO.
Bangladesh’s Golden Heritage Muslin Yarn Making Technology and Muslin Fabric Recovery Project under Bangladesh Handloom Board.
Shahida Sultana, deputy commissioner of Gopalganj in individual (Technical) category, Md Mokbul Hossain, the then registrar in the Directorate of Joint Stock Companies or Firms (now Information and Broadcasting Secretary) and his team in team (Technical) category and Finance Division has received medals in the organisation category (Technical).
At district level Kanyaratna (Initiatives related to prevention of child marriage, expansion of women’s education and women’s empowerment) in individual category (General) Former Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Panchagarh Sabina Yasmin (individual) and the then deputy commissioner of Khulna Mohammad Helal Hossain and his team received the award in the team (general) category.
Mohammad Abdur Rahim, Kapasia Upazila Family Planning Officer of Gazipur and his team received the Public Administration Award of 2020 in the team category (general).
Former Deputy Commissioner of Tangail (now Dhaka DC) Mohammad Shahidul Islam and his team received the award. In 2020, the office of Hathazari Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) received this medal in organisation