Govt invites applications for ‘Begum Rokeya Padak-2020’

United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Published: 01:28, Jul 02,2020


The Ministry of Women and Children Affairs has invited applications for the ‘Begum Rokeya Padak-2020’.

Bangladeshi women who have contributed to women’s education, rights, socio-economic development, literature and rural development are requested to apply for the nominations in the specific form available on the official website, said a notification issued by the ministry on Wednesday.

The application form can be collected from the websites of the women and children’s affairs ministry and the Department of Women’s Affairs ( and

Applications or nomination papers will not be accepted in any of the ‘tables’ other than the prescribed ones, said the notification.

A printout of the form must be sent to: secretary, Ministry of Women and Children Affairs, Bangladesh secretariat, Dhaka, by July 31.

It has been mentioned in the notification that soft copy of the application can be sent by e-mail to [email protected]

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