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Diplomat Faruq Chy's death anniv today

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Today is the first death anniversary of former foreign secretary and Ambassador Faruq Ahmed Choudhury. Born in 1934, he entered the Pakistan Foreign Service in 1956 and later went on to hold various positions in the Pakistan Foreign Office and Missions abroad.

The diplomat, who had a very rewarding life in his 36-year career, was in charge of Pakistan Foreign Office in Dhaka during the 1971 Liberation War and worked as one of the policymakers in diplomatic arena in support of Bangladesh's independence.

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