The Daily Star's senior photojournalist Emran Hossain won the grand prize 'Picture of the Year' in the photo contest. Photojournalist Zakirul Majed has won in the politics category.
Jibon Ahmed of the Daily Manab Zamin won in the Public Interest Journalism category. The winner from Arts Culture and Sports is New Age magazine's photojournalist Sourav Laskar.
Each of the winners was given cash, honorarium, certificate and annual book edition.
Photo: Abu Sufian Jewel/UNB
This recognition highlights the excellence of the work of photographers over the past one year by the jury board of the country's top professional photographers in determining the best work in the field of photojournalism and informational photography.
The Bangladesh Press Photo Contest recognises the heroic deeds of those brave men and women who gather news every day as front line warriors.