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List of FFs to be published before Dec 16: Minister

 Meherpur Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 02:15 PM, 20 October 2020  

Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque spoke to reporters after homage at Mujibnagar Memorial Complex.

Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque spoke to reporters after homage at Mujibnagar Memorial Complex.

The new list of freedom fighters will be published before December 16. The voter list will be published in November, and the Muktijoddha Sangsad elections will be held in January, said Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque after paying homage at Mujibnagar Memorial Complex on Tuesday. 

He added that 5 to 6 percent of freedom fighters may be left out after the screening. However, those who have applied will be included in the list of some new freedom fighters. If someone is dropped from the list, they can appeal.

Regarding the development work of Mujibnagar, the Liberation War Minister said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has allocated Tk 1,000 crore for the development of the historic Mujibnagar. “The design work is underway as per that. The matter will be finalized in today’s meeting,” he also said.

The Minister then attended a review meeting on the expansion of the Mujibnagar Memorial Complex. State Minister for Public Administration Farhad Hossain and State Minister for Culture KM Khalid, Secretary of the Ministry of Liberation War Affairs Tapan Kanti Ghosh, Deputy Commissioner of Meherpur Dr. Md. Mansur Alam Khan, Superintendent of Police SM Murad Ali and other senior officials of the administration were present.

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