Bhutanese foreign minister honoured
Bangladesh honoured Bhutanese Foreign Minister Ugen Tshering with the â€œFriends of Bangladesh Liberation Warâ€ honour for his invaluable contributions as a social worker to the War of Liberation in 1971.
Bangladesh Ambassador to Bhutan Imtiaz Ahmed handed over the award in Bhutan on January 31, said a release.
He was among the foreign friends who were selected for the 4th phase of the â€œFriends of Bangladesh Liberation Warâ€ award.
He could not attend the state ceremony in Dhaka held on December 15 last year due to physical ailment.