55th death anniversary of Sher-e-Bangla AK Fazlul Haque observed


DHAKA, April 27, 2017 (BSS) – The 55th death anniversary of national leader Sher-e-Bangla AK Fazlul Haque was observed with various programmes today.

The programmes of the day included placing of wreaths at his grave, offering of Fateha and special prayers and discussions.

On behalf of the ruling Awami League, a wreath was placed at the grave of the late national leader at ‘Tin Netar Mazar’ near Doel Chhatar in the city at about 7 in the morning. At that time, Fateha and special prayers were offered seeking eternal peace of his departed soul.

AL General Secretary Obaidul Quader, Organizing Secretaries Ahmed Hossain, Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury and Enamul Haque Shamim, Labour Affairs Secretary Habibur Rahman Siraj, Information and Research Affairs Secretary Advocate Afzal Hossain and leaders of Dhaka City South and North units of AL, Awami Juba League, Awami Swechchasebak League, Chhatra League and other political parties and socio-cultural-professional bodies also placed wreaths on the occasion.

Jatiya Ganotanthrik League (JGL) organized a discussion on the premises of ‘Tin Neta Mazar’ of Dhaka University.

AL Publicity and Publication Secretary Dr Hasan Mahmud, historian Siraj Uddin Ahmed, Prfessor Dr Nilima Chowdhury and Krishok League Vice President Sheikh Md Jahangir Alam, among others, addressed meeting with JGL President MA Jalil in the chair.

Earlier in the morning, Sher-e-Bangla AK Fazlul Haque Smrity (Memorial) Foundation also organized a discussion on the premises of ‘Tin Netar Mazar’.

President of the Foundation poet Abdul Khaleq presided over the function while Justice Mansurul Haque Chowdhury, DU Vice Chancellor Professor Dr AAMS Arefin Siddique and grandson of Sher-e-Bangla Faizul Haque Raju addressed it, among others.

Barisal Division Association organized a discussion at Shishu Kollyan Parishad auditorium marking the 55th death anniversary of Sher-e-Bangla AK Fazlul Haque.