HIMALAYAN NEWS SERVICE
KATHMANDU: Former Minister Ram Sharan Mahat and former parliamentarians Narayan Khadka and DB Lama were awarded the ‘Friends of Liberation War Honour’ for their contribution to Bangladesh’s War of Liberation. The award was also bestowed posthumously on Rifleman Pati Ram Gurung of 5/1 GR of Indian Army.
The honour will be presented in December, said the Nepali Embassy in Dhaka.
This is the sixth edition of the honour for foreign friends of Bangladesh, to recognise their contribution to Bangladesh’s war of liberation in 1971.