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83rd birth anniv of Bir Shreshtha Noor Mohammad

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 02:42 PM, 26 February 2019  

Bir Shreshtha Lance Naik Noor Mohammad Sheikh

Bir Shreshtha Lance Naik Noor Mohammad Sheikh

The 83rd birth anniversary of Bir Shreshtha Lance Naik Noor Mohammad Sheikh is on Tuesday. On this day in 1936, he was born in Narail Sadar Upazila’s (Mahikhola) Noor Mohammad Nagar area.

On the occasion of celebrating the day, the District Administrator of Noor Mohammad Nagar and Noor Mohammad Trust is organizing the placing wrath, rally, freedom fighter-based film exhibition, giving Guard of Honor, various competitions, and discussions and giving awards, Doa Mahfil will be held at the memorial of Bir Uttam Noor Mohammad Sheikh. 

Noor Mohammad joined the East Pakistan Army Regiment on March 14, 1959, and after completing his training, he started his career in the Dinajpur sector on December 3 of the same year. Then on July 1, 1970, he was transferred to Jessore Sector Head Quarter. During the Great Liberation War of 1971, Lance Naik Noor Mohammad joined a company consisting of former EPR and Bengali soldiers in 8 no Sector.

On September 5, 1971, Noor Mohammad was killed in the frontal war against the Pakistani occupation forces at Goalhati village under Jhikargachha upazila of Jashore. 

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