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Vol. 5 Num 669 Mon. April 17, 2006  
   
Metropolitan


11 honoured
Ayojan, a cultural organisation, has given Honourary Awards 2006 to eleven personalities for outstanding contribution in their respective fields, says a press release.

The awardees are Dr Jasim-uddin Ahmed, Prof Dr Arup Ratan Chowdhury, Kabi Sayema Chowdhury, M Aman Ullah, Moinuddin Kajal, M Emdadul Haq Badsha, poet Advocate Sahid-unnabi, Syed Doud Ibne Alam, Akhterunnahar Alo, Mirza Nurul Gani Shovan and Anisur Rahman Ratan.

The awards were handed over to the recipients at a function at Kabi Sufia Kamal auditorium of National Museum in the city recently.

Ayojan also has accorded a reception to Dr Lutfar Rahman, chief cardiac surgeon, Lab Aid Cardiac Hospital for his outstanding contribution in medicine.

Marking the Independence Day and ninth founding anniversary of the organisation, Ayojan also held a discussion on "Independence and Today's Bangladesh" and cultural programme.

State Minister for Water Resources Advocate Goutam Chakrabarty, Khaleda Panna, MP, Dr Jasim Uddin and Ayojan President Arshad Alam spoke at the function, presided over by litterateur Dr Ashraf Siddique.

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State Minister for Water Resources Goutam Chakrabarty hands over a crest to Dr Lutfar Rahman, chief cardiac surgeon, Lab Aid Cardiac Hospital for his outstanding contribution in medicine at a function at the National Museum in the city recently