Recently Voice of America Bangla Service celebrated its 55th founding anniversary. Voice of America Fan Club organized discussion meeting, cultural program to mark the day. Different organizations and personals were awarded for the contribution to different fields in the society. YPSA led community radio “Radio Sagor Giri FM 99.2” was awarded under the category Community Media for the contribution to climate change, disaster management and awareness building in the community level.
Mr. Mahbubul Alam, former adviser to the caretaker government and editor of The Independent, Ms. Roquia Haider, Chief of Voice of America Bangla Service, handover the prizes. Mr. Nazmul Haider received the prize on behalf of Rado Sagor Giri.
The event was presided over by SM Zahurul Alam, correspondent of the VOA Bangla service. President of the Jatiya Press Club Mr. Kamal Uddin Shabuj was present as special guest in the event.