Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday gave financial assistance of Tk 35 lakh to renowned film actor Ahmad Sharif.
The prime minister donated the money for the treatment of ailing Ahmad Sharif and his wife.
Ahmad Sharif, former president of Chalachchitra Shilpi Samity, received the cheque for the amount from the prime minister at her office in Dhaka in the afternoon.
The film actor, on his own behalf and the family, expressed gratitude to the prime minister for the donation.
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