Alexa PM to receive ‘Dr Kalam Smriti Int’l Excellence Awards ‘19’

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PM to receive ‘Dr Kalam Smriti Int’l Excellence Awards ‘19’

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 10:01 PM, 15 September 2019   Updated: 11:34 PM, 15 September 2019

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Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been selected for ‘Dr. Kalam Smriti International Excellence Awards-2019’ introduced in memory of eminent scientist and former Indian president Dr APJ Abdul Kalam. `

Dr Kalam Smriti International will hand over the award to Sheikh Hasina at a ceremony to be held in Dhaka tomorrow.

The Bangladesh premier will be given the award in recognition of her immense contribution to the establishment of the historical relationship between Bangladesh-India, the development of people’s lives including women and children as well as the advancement of international peace and cooperation.

Former Indian President APJ Kalam died on 27th July 2015, at 84. Then Kalam Smriti International Excellence Award was introduced for the purpose of his memory. The award is given every year to honor the presidents, statesmen or leaders, who have shown excellence in respective fields to achieve the best for their countries.