AL`s rally and procession in capital today
Published: 11:26 AM, 5 January 2018 Updated: 05:13 PM, 5 January 2018
Today is the Victory Day for Democracy. This Day will be observing across the country amid different programmes marking the January 5 election in 2014 as it helped continue the democratic and constitutional process.
Bangladesh Awami League (AL) and other pro-liberation political parties and social organizations have chalked out elaborate programmes to observe the day in a befitting manner across the country. The programmes include holding rallies and processions at district, city and upazila levels.
According to a press release, which signed by Awami League office secretary Abdus Sobhan Gulap, as part of the central programmes, AL Dhaka North unit will organize a rally and a victory procession in Gulshan- Banani area at 3 pm while AL Dhaka South unit will hold identical programmes at Bangabandhu Avenue. AL leaders will be present in the program.
In the statement, AL General Secretary and Minister for Road Transport and Bridges Obaidul Quader called upon all units of the party and associated organizations to observe all programmes of the day.
He also urged the people of all strata to celebrate the Day of Victory for Democracy in a festive environment.
It`s noted that Awami League, the party which successfully led the nation`s War of Liberation, won the 10th Jatiya Sangsad elections on that day, defeating all conspiracies and overcoming all barriers, and formed the government for the third time.