Entertainment Correspondent: 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 premier at her office here this noon.
The film actor, on her own behalf and the family, expressed gratitude to the prime minister for the donation.
Ahmed Sharif has acted in more than eight hundred Bengali films. His first acted film ‘Arunodoyer Agnishakkhi’ in 1972 was based on the Liberation war of Bangladesh directed by Subhash Dutta.
Mohana, Ghorter Bour, Miss Lolita, Tin Konnya, Keyamat Theke Keyamat, Den Mohor and Golapi Ekhon Bilatey are some of the films acted by Sharif.
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