Bashundhara Media Award 2021, the first of its kind in the country, was distributed among journalists at a gala ceremony at International Convention City Bashundhara (ICCB) in the capital on Monday.
Bashundhara Group Chairman Ahmed Akbar Sobhan inaugurated the programme. Information and Broadcasting Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud attended the event as the chief guest while Chairman of Bangladesh Press Council Justice Md Nizamul Huq Nasim and Head of Bashundhara Media Award Jury Board Prof Dr Md Golam Rahman as special guests. Bashundhara Group Managing Director Sayem Sobhan Anvir was also present. Besides, ambassadors of different countries, local dignitaries, high government officials and civil society members were present.
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