Dhaka Ahsania Mission (DAM) has selected Prof Rehman Sobhan for “Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah Gold Medal-2016” for his outstanding contributions to the country's economy and education.
The renowned economist wrote a number of books, articles and essays on the economy. There are 27 books, 15 research manuals and 140 journals on various topics written by him.
The medal will be formally handed over to him very soon.
The award was introduced in 1986 in the name of Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah (R), the founder of Dhaka Ahsania Mission.
Khan Bahadur Ahsanullah was the assistant director of education sector of undivided Bengal and a renowned educationist, social reformer, sufi and saint. A total of 28 eminent personalities have so far received this award for their brilliant work for the welfare of the society.