‘Junior Miss US’ Nora arrives in Dhaka

December 22, 2007 | By | 3 Replies More

Bangladesh-born ‘Junior Miss’ of the US Nora Ali arrived in Dhaka at 7:40pm Saturday on a 10-day visit.Bangladesh-born ‘Junior Miss’ of the US Nora Ali arrived in Dhaka at 7:40pm Saturday on a 10-day visit.

Nora will attend a function of Kochi Kanther Asar, a US organisation, said member secretary of International Children’s Festival Ashraful Alam Khokan.

She will stay at her relatives’ house and will attend a number of programmes in Gazipur and Dhaka, he added.

Nora, 18, will take part in a village children’s function in H and N College ground, Taraganj in Kapasia, Gazipur on Dec 28. She will meet with the underprivileged children at Radisson Water Garden Hotel Dhaka the same day.

She will attend another meeting with Shishu Kolyan Parisad on Dec 29 and a news conference organised by the International Children Festival-2008 on Dec 30.

Nora was crowned the most beautiful girl in the 50th annual ‘Junior Miss’ contest held at Mobile Civic Centre Theatre Hall in Alabama on June 30.

She also won a scholarship of $50,000 to study at Harvard University.

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  1. Hi, I am Md. Bipul Nazir. I would like to know something about your planning regarding Bangladeshi children Do you have any future plan to do something to do something for poor village children? Any plan for to do a orphan center? I want to something for Bangladeshi urban, poor children, but there is no more support are here.

    Please don’t mind, If you are interested to work with me please let me know by mail or make a mobile call :

    Mr. Md. Bipul Nazir.
    Olympia college
    E-mail: mdbipul_nazir@yahoo.com
    Mobile: 006 016 35 91 028.
    Thank you

  2. Shakira says:

    Nora wasn’t born in Bangladesh. She was born in USA her parents and grandparents were from Bangladesh.

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