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Sheikh Fazlul Huq Mani’s 80th birthday today

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 09:50 AM, 4 December 2019   Updated: 01:33 PM, 4 December 2019

Sheikh Fazlul Huq Mani

Sheikh Fazlul Huq Mani

One of the organizers of the Liberation war and founder of Awami Jubo League, Shaheed Sheikh Fazlul Huq Mani's 80th birthday today. He was born on December 4, 1939, in the historic Sheikh family of Tungipara in Gopalganj. His father is the late Sheikh Nurul Haque, Bangabandhu’s, brother-in-law. Mother Sheikh Achia Begum is the elder sister of Bangabandhu.

On August 15, along with the family of the father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mojibur Rahman and his family and Sheikh Fazlul Huq Mani with his wife Begum Samashunchesa Ara Arzu Moni were brutally killed.

Awami Jubo League has adopted a day-long program to mark the birthday. The programs include floral offering and Fateha recitation at the grave of Shahid Sheikh Mani and martyrs on August 15 at 11 am in the capital’s Banani Cemetery and milad and Dua Mahfil at Banani Cemetery Mosque.

In addition, a discussion meeting will be held at the Diploma Engineers Institution Auditorium at 2pm. Awami League presidium member Sheikh Fazlul Karim Selim will be the chief guest at the meeting.