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Two eminent Bangladeshis get Padma Shri Award-2021

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Published: 10:48, 26 January 2021   Update: 10:59, 26 January 2021
Two eminent Bangladeshis get Padma Shri Award-2021

Two eminent personalities of Bangladesh have been announced by the government of India for Padma Shri Award, one of the highest civilian Awards of India.

Ahead of the 72nd Republic Day, names of awardees, have been declared.

High Commissioner of India said on Monday.

The Bangladeshi recipients of the Padma Shri Award for 2021 are: noted writer and cultural personality Sanjida Khatun and veteran freedom fighter Lt. Col. (Retd.) Quazi Sajjad Ali Zahir Bir Protik.
 

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