Mujib Borsho extended upto March 31...

Dhaka, Saturday   22 January 2022

Mujib Borsho extended upto March 31

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 09:05 PM, 8 January 2022   Updated: 09:07 PM, 8 January 2022

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Mujib Borsho, which was announced for the celebration of the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, has been extended upto March 31 next.

The timeframe has been extended as it has not been possible to arrange all programmes of the Mujib Borsho properly due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Cabinet Division has issued a notification in this regard.

According to the notification, the government had announced March 17, 2020, to March 26, 2021, as Mujib Borsho.

As it was not possible to arrange all programmes properly due to the Covid-19 outbreak, the timeframe was extended upto December 16, 2021.

Now the government has again announced the extension of the timeframe of Mujib Borsho as well as tenures of and the national committee for the celebration of Bangabandhu’s birth centenary and the national committee for implementation of the birth centenary celebration upto March 31 next for arranging the remaining programmes in a proper manner.

The remaining programmes include paying tributes of Mausoleum of Bangabandhu at Tungipara, folk fair, award-giving ceremony of the online quiz competition, completing different printing and publications, holding of official works of the national implementation committee, handing over of office equipment, papers, publications to concerned authorities, completing financial activities, closing bank accounts, auditing and others.