On the 10th July, Sir David hosted the Bengal Pride Awards at the Churchill Room in the Palace of Westminster.
The Bengal Pride Awards is an evening of celebration, recognising the economic and cultural contributions which the Bengali community has made to the United Kingdom.
Hosting the event, Sir David acknowledged the countless successes of the Bengali diaspora in all walks of national life. The evening saw awards presented for achievements in politics, business, sport and community work.
Sir David said of the event, “This is a night to recognise the ingenuity and hard work of the Bengali community in the United Kingdom; the unique accomplishments of individuals here today exemplify that. I’m sure that young people inspired by this event will give us all even more to celebrate in the years to come.”