Alexa AL announces month-long anniversary program

Dhaka, Friday   19 July 2019

AL announces month-long anniversary program

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 06:28 PM, 8 June 2019  

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The ruling Awami League has announced a month-long program to celebrate the party’s 70th founding anniversary which falls on June 23.

Party’s General Secretary Obaidul Quader announced the schedule at a press conference at Awami League chief’s political office in Dhanmondi on Saturday.

“The celebration will begin on June 23,” he said. “It’ll include meetings, seminars and rallies, discussions, publications of books, essay competitions, drawing competitions.”

Quader said that a three-day program has been planned for observing the anniversary in Dhaka. It includes hoisting the national and party flags on anniversary day’s morning at Bangabandhu Bhaban and Awami League’s central office.

Then the party’s central leaders will pay tribute to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s mural in Dhanmondi.

A grand discussion gathering and felicitation program will be arranged on June 24 at Bangabandhu International Convention Centre and a cultural program will be held the next day at the party headquarters.

Awami League’s presidium member Matia Chowdhury, Joint General Secretary Jahangir Kabir Nanak, organising secretaries AFM Bahauddin Nasim, Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury, AKM Enamul Haque Shamim, Cultural Affairs Secretary Asim Kumar Ukil, Relief and Social Welfare Secretary Sujit Roy Nandi, Forest and Environment Affairs Secretary Delwar Hossain, Industry Minister Nurul Majid Mahmud Humayun, Jubo League Chairman Omar Faruque Chowdhury and General Secretary Harunur Rashid, among others, were present at the press conference.

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