On 23rd February, 2014 Health Minister’s National Championship Award 2014 was given to health sector officials of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) to ensure capable leadership at public hospitals and improve the quality of the country’s healthcare service. This ceremony was arranged at CIRDAP International Auditorium. Honourable Minister of MOHFW Mohammed Nasim, MP was present as the Chief Guest of the ceremony. Honourable State Minister of MOHFW Jahid Malek, MP was present as the Special Guest. Honorable Health Secretary M M Neazuddin and WHO Representative Dr Jayantha Liyanage was present as Guests of Honour. The award ceremony was conducted by Prof Dr Abul Kalam Azad, Additional Director General (Planning & Development) and Director, MIS. The Minister distributed 'National Health Championship Award' for strengthening health system among 49 civil surgeon officers.