1. Who has received the Bangla Academy Sahitya Puroshkar award 2018?
Ans : Four writers and researchers have won the award. They are Kazi Rozi for poetry, Mohit Kamal for literature, Syed Mohammad Shahed for essays and research, and Afsan Chowdhury for research on the Liberation War. The winners each receive a cheque of Tk2 lakh.
Having been introduced in 1960, the Bangla Academy Sahitya Puroshkar (Literary Award) is annually awarded to individuals for their contribution to the advancement of Bangla literature in various categories.
2. Who is the Director General of Bangla Academy?
Ans : Poet Habibullah Sirazi.
3. Who is the current US Ambassador to Bangladesh?
Ans : Earl Robert Miller.