Syed Hasan Imam and Laila Hasan honoured
Eminent actor and director Syed Hasan Imam and his wife, renowned dance artiste and choreographer Laila Hasan were conferred honourary awards by the online news portal bbarta24.net. The event took place at Showkat Osman Auditorium on May 2. The award was bestowed upon the artistes by former Foreign Minister Dipu Moni and Editor of bbarta24.net Bani Yasmin Hashi. Minister of Information Hasanul Haq Inu was present at the ceremony as chief guest.
Syed Hasan Imam, who was elated to receive this honour along with his wife stated, “It always feels good to receive an award, but to have your wife accepting the same award alongside you, is a special matter altogether. My wife and I do most things together, so this makes me extremely happy. I am grateful towards all who have supported us along this journey, and for giving us this honour.”
Laila Hasan stated, “It does not end with winning awards, but you must justify the honour throughout your life by persevering in your work. One must hold our culture dearly, and uphold the traditions as well as promote our identity internationally.”