A Rare Honor
Great achievement .... we are proud of our Honorable Managing Director Sir ....Publié par Capital FM 94.8 sur samedi 22 avril 2017
It is heart-warming news that Bashundhara Group Managing Director Sayem Sobhan Anvir has received India’s Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Awards-2017 for his contribution to the development of mass media, social service and sports in Bangladesh.
This recognition of his hard work in the above fields is a great honour not only for the East West Media Group Limited and the Bashundhara Group but also for the people of Bangladesh. Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award is such a most prestigious honour that all actors, actresses and directors in Indian movie world eagerly wait for it.
It may be mentioned that Sayem Sobhan is the first Bangladeshi to receive this prestigious award from the neighbouring country.
Noted Indian poet, lyricist and screenwriter Javed Akhtar came to the stage to hand over the award to him at a gala ceremony held at Mumbai St. Andrew’s College auditorium Friday evening. The award was introduced after the name of Dhundiraj Govind Phalke, popularly known as Dadasaheb Phalke, who is considered the father of Indian cinema.
The East West Media Group Limited, a concern of Bashundhara Group, owns and runs three dailies, namely – daily sun, Bangladesh Pratidin and Kaler Kantho, and also an online news portal named banglanews24.com, Radio Capital FM radio station and News24 television channel. All these media outlets present objective news and views to educate and inform a large number of readers and audience at home and abroad. The media houses have already earned the reputation for being truthful and honest in presenting news and views.
Besides, Bashundhara Group supports many charitable organisations with cash and kind and encourages social works across the country. In the recent years the group has also come forward to promote sports in a big way with a view to providing opportunity to the youngsters of today to prove their worth in competitive sports.
The Managing Director of Bashundhara Group has infused plenty of enthusiasm in the corporate work culture through his dynamism and positive attitude towards life. We take the opportunity to congratulate Bashundhara Group Managing Director Sayem Sobhan Anvir on his receiving Dadasaheb Phalke Award.
It is hoped that news media, sports and other sorts of social services will get further boost under the able leadership of Sayem Sobhan Anvir and fetch more glory for the people of the country.