Issue | November 1, 2000
spent my childhood in Bangladesh. Old town was the place where I grew
up. A vast area of my past is occupied by old Dhaka. Afterwards
our family got shifted to Gulshan. My parents helped me know the world outside. They accompanied me everywhere. That does not mean I had
no independence in movement. In my childhood I met many famous persons which
helped me build up my personality.
Issue | October 1, 2000
in a family of three children . It was a very normal childhood,
no traumatic experiences, nothing very special other than being born into a
wonderful family. Father was acting in films-- he was
"the star" of films , mother was an actress, producer in the radio
and a very good playwright-- I was doing radio and TV programs -easy thing
very normal -- studies, school, fights, punishments and
Issue | September 1, 2000
Women Entrepreneurs of the World"
didn't get a role model at that time. My father encouraged me in that way. He
really supported me all through my young age. He saw me and my brother doing
the same studies. He realized that a woman could the same things, which a man
can do. But my mother was that positive towards her daughters' education and
career .She was not negative either. Now I have developed my career and status
and my own business.
Issue | August 1, 2000
Artist and Sports Organizer
I was born is my maternal grandfathers
place on 29 December,1947 in the village of Machimpur in Noakhali. I
never felt any avoidance from my parents part. Rather in response to
the remark of relatives that I should have been a boy , my father
used to tell "Look! I am proud of my daughter. She is no less than a boy".