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Bangladesh receives D-8 peace award

Bangladesh receives D-8 peace award
Bangladesh Ambassador to Türkiye Mosud Mannan hands over “International Peace Award” to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at Ganabhaban on Monday. Bangladesh receives the award given by Turkish Prof Dr Necmettin Erbakan Foundation as one of the founding members of the D-8 Organization for Economic Cooperation. —PID photo

Bangladesh has got an ‘International Peace Award’ as one of the founding member of the D-8 Organisation for Economic Cooperation, reports UNB.

The award was given in memory of the Prime Minister Prof Dr Necmettin Erbakan of the Republic of Turkey.

President of the Board of Trustees of Prof Dr Necmettin Erbakan Foundation, Dr Fatih Erbakan sent a letter to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina informing her of the matter, said a press release of PM’s press wing.

The foundation on Monday handed over the award that included a crest and the letter from Dr Fatih Erbakan to Bangladeshi Prime Minister to Ambassador of Bangladesh to Turkey accredited to Georgia, Turkmenistan and the D-8, Mosud Mannan.