Jharna Dhara Chowdhury, an Eminent Social Activist and secretary of the Gandhi Ashram Trust in Jayag, Noakhali, Bangladesh passes away in Dhaka.
She devoted her whole life to promoting peace, communal harmony and social justice. In recognition of her work, she was honored with Padma Shri in 2013. She was awarded Jamnalal Bajaj award in 1998.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For ESIC/EPFO Mains:
- Bangladesh Capital: Dhaka, Currency: Taka, PM: Sheikh Hasina.
Source: The DD News