Rapid Action Battalion has won the Bangabandhu Award for Wildlife Conservation 2015.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina handed over the award at the inaugural ceremony of the national forestation campaign and tree fair held at the National Agronomist Institute in the capital yesterday, on the occasion of World Environment Day.
RAB Director General Benazir Ahmed and Additional Director General Col Ziaul Ahsan received the award.
Hasina thanked and praised RAB for activities in wildlife and environment conservation and raising public awareness of these two issues.
Environment and Forest Ministry officials were present at the event, among others.