Forty years after its Liberation War,Bangladesh has honoured former Defence Minister V K Krishna Menon posthumously at a ceremony attended by the Bangladesh President and PM in Dhaka,thus formally recognising his contribution to their war of Independence. Menons grandniece Radha Anand Menon and her husband Anand Menon were invited as state guests at the award ceremony on October 1. Radha received the award on behalf of her granduncle. This is the seventh phase of the award ceremony. President Pranab Mukherjee had received the award in February this year.
Written by Press Trust Of India | Kochi | Published: October 6, 2013 5:48:24 am