Bangladesh PM receives Dr Kalam Smriti International Excellence Award 2019
Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina was conferred Dr Kalam Smriti International Excellence Award 2019 in Dhaka (Bangladesh Capital). She received the prestigious award for vision of a peaceful and prosperous South Asia, free of tension, conflicts and terrorism. The award also acknowledged her contribution in fostering cooperation between India and Bangladesh.
PM Sheikh Hasina was handed over the award by Chief Adviser of Dr Kalam Smriti International Advisory Council and former Ambassador T.P. Sreenivasan.
About Dr Kalam Smriti International Excellence Award
The award was introduced in 2015. It has been instituted in memory of former President of India Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam.
It is annual award and is conferred every year to honour statesmen or leaders who have shown excellence in respective fields to achieve best for their countries.
Since 2015, Presidents of the Maldives, Ghana and Mauritius has also received the prestigious award.
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