CHATTOGRAM, June 23, 2018 (BSS) – Bangladesh Awami League (AL) and its different front organizations today celebrated the party’s 69th founding anniversary in the city as elsewhere in the district through various programmes.
The programmes included bringing out processions, placing wreaths at the portrait of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and hoisting of the national and party flags and discussion meetings.
Chattogram city, north and south district units of AL and its front organisations brought out separate colourful processions in the morning.
In the morning, AL leaders in presence of huge number of leaders and workers hoisted national and party flags atop the city AL office at Darul Fazal Market. Later, a procession was brought out from in front of party office at Darul Fazal Market.
Thousands of jubilant workers and supporters carrying placards, banners, portraits of Bangabandhu and his daughter Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina chanted slogans in favour of peace, progress and against militancy, fundamentalism, communalism , drug and politics of destruction.
Meanwhile, Chittagong city AL organised a discussion meeting and Doa Mahfil at its city office at Darul Fazal Market in the afternoon.
Vice President of Chittagong city Awami League Noyeem Uddin Chowdhury presided over the function while AL leaders Khurshed Alam Sujan, Altaf Hossain Bachchu, Reazaul Karim, Badiul Alam, M A Rashid and Advocate Iftakher Saimul Chowdhury, among others, spoke.