AL founding anniversary
PM pays homage to Bangabandhu
Published: 11:52 AM, 23 June 2021 Updated: 04:32 PM, 23 June 2021
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina placed a wreath at the portrait of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at Bangabandhu Memorial Museum at Dhanmondi-32. Photo: PID
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday paid rich tributes to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman marking the 72nd founding anniversary of the ruling Awami League (AL).
To mark the anniversary, she placed a wreath at the portrait of the Father of the Nation at Bangabandhu Memorial Museum at Dhanmondi-32 in Dhaka this morning.
After laying the wreath, Sheikh Hasina, also President of the Awami League, stood in solemn silence for sometimes as a mark of profound respect to the memory of Bangabandhu.
Later, top leaders of the party including General Secretary Obaidul Quader paid homage to the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
Bangladesh Awami League was formed on this day in 1949, which later transformed into the biggest political party of the country to lead struggles of freedom, the War of Liberation and all democratic movements.