Biofortified Zinc Rice Award, 2022 held
"Biofortified Zinc Rice Award, 2022" was held on December 20, 2022, in the hall of Agargaon Tourism Building in the joint initiative of the Ministry of Food and Directorate General of Food and in collaboration with GAIN and HarvestPlus. Mr Sadhan Chandra Majumder MP, Minister of Food was present as the chief guest in the said award ceremony. Mr Md. Ismiel Hossain ndc, Secretary of the Ministry of Food presided over the event.
GAIN's Country Director Dr Rudaba Khondker and portfolio lead Mr Ashek Mahfuz delivered the welcome speech. Officials of various levels of the Ministry of Food, Ministry of Agriculture, Directorate General of Food, Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE), Journalists and distinguished guests from various professions were present at the event.