Govt to provide three more festival bonuses to freedom fighters


CHUADANGA, April 18, 2018 (BSS) – Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Huq today said the government has taken a decision to provide three more allowances to freedom fighters from July next this year.

He said, “Currently, the freedom fighters are getting two allowances during two Eid festivals in a year and soon they will get three more bonuses on the occasion of the Independence Day, Victory Day and the Bengali New Year.”

The minister came up with the announcement while addressing a discussion after inaugurating a new building for Chuadanga Muktijoddha unit in the district this morning.

“The government will provide three more festival allowances to FFs, which will be implemented after the next budget,” he added.

Chuadanga Deputy Commissioner Ziauddin Ahmed presided over the discussion while Whip of Jatiya Shangshad Solaiman Haq, Superintendent of Chuadanga Police Mahbubur Rahman were present, among others.