Dipu Moni is a well-known Bangladeshi politician and former Foreign Minister of Bangladesh. Following the huge victory of Awami League in the 2019 general election, the party appointed her as the country’s first female Minister of Education. Previously, she also served as the first Foreign Minister of Bangladesh.
Dipu Moni Early Life & Education:
Dipu Moni was born on December 8, 1965, in Dhaka, Bangladesh. She comes from a politically background family where her father MA Wadud was a founding member of the Bangladesh Awami League. Her father was widely notable for his role during the Language Movement of the country. Wadud was the first General Secretary of the East Pakistan Chhatra League.
Moni studied at Holy Cross College and passed HSC from the college. Then she admitted into the Dhaka Medical College and Hospital and completed MBBS. She received LL.B degree from National University of Bangladesh.
Then Moni achieved Master of Public Health from Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health. She also achieved masters of Laws from the University of London. Finally, she is a lawyer of Bangladesh Supreme Court.
Full Name: Dr. Dipu Moni
Nick Name: Moni
Birth Date: December 8, 1965
Birth Place: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Occupation: Politician, Doctor, Lawyer
Years active: 2004-Present
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius
Father: MA Wadud (A founding member of the Bangladesh Awami League)
Mother: Rahima Wadud
Brother: Not Known
Sister: Not Known
5 feet 5 inches 167, centimeters 1.67, meters Weight, 55 kg, Dress Size 4 (US), Shoes Size 6.5 (US), Eye Color Brown, Hair Color Black
Marital Status: Married
Marriage Date: Will Update.
Husband: Tawfiq Nawaj
Children: Will Update.
Boyfriend/ Affairs: N/A
Net Worth: BDT 2 Million
Political Party: Bangladesh Awami League
Highest Degree: M.B.B.S, M.P.H, L.L.M
College: Holy Cross College, Dhaka.
University: 1. Dhaka Medical College and Hospital.
2. Bangladesh National University.
3. Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health.
4. The University of London.
5. Harvard University.
Residence & Phone Number:
Residence: House #63,Road #06,Sector #04,Uttara,Dhaka-1230
Permanent Address: Patwari Bari, Vill: Rarirchar, P.O: Kamranga-3611, Upazila: Chandpur Sadar, Chandpur.
Top Image: File photo of Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni; Image Source: Dhaka Tribune