Singer Rezwana Choudhury gets ‘Feroza Begum Memorial Gold Medal’

DHAKA : Eminent Bangladeshi Rabindra Sangeet singer and Chairman of Dhaka University (DU) Dance Department, Rezwana Chowdhury Bannya yesterday received the ‘Feroza Begum Memorial Gold Medal and Award’.
Marking the 91st birth anniversary of late legendary Nazrul Sangeet exponent Feroza Begum, DU Vice-Chancellor Professor AAMS Arefin Siddique handed over the award to her at a function organized by the ‘Feroza Begum Memorial Gold Medal Trust’ at Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban on the university campus, said a DU press release.
DU Treasurer Professor Dr Md Kamal Uddin presided over the function that was attended by, among others, DU Arts Faculty Dean Professor Abu Mohammad Delwar Hossain, Chairman of ACI Foundation and Feroza Begum Trust Fund donor Anis Ud Dowla and two sons of Feroza Begum – Shafin Ahmed and Hameem Ahmed.
Besides, Jannatul Ferdous Neela, a student of DU Music Department, also received the ‘Feroza Begum Memorial Gold Medal and Award’ for securing the highest CGPA in BA honors examination-2016.