DHAKA, Aug 15, 2018 (BSS) – Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu today dubbed Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman as Bangladesh and a nation.
“Bangabandhu means Bangladesh, a nation, a map, a flag and our independence. The haters and enemies of the nation could not undermine his highness a little bit,” he told a discussion in the city.
Information Ministry organized the discussion at the Press Institute of Bangladesh (PIB) in the city’s Kakrail area marking the 43rd martyrdom anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and National Mourning Day, said an official release.
Managing Director and Chief Editor of Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS) Abul Kalam Azad and National University Vice-Chancellor Professor Harun-or-Rashid addressed the discussion as special guests with Principal Information Officer Kamrun Nahar in the chair.
Inu said after 1975, BNP-Jamaat-Khaleda clique has been doing evil politics. BNP is supporting the killers of Bangabandhu by observing Khaleda Zia’s fake birthday on August 15, he said.
The information minister also attended another programmes in the afternoon and inaugurated a two-day documentary and photo exhibition based on Bangabandhu’s life at the Public Library at Shahbag in the city, the release said.
Department of Films and Publications and the Public Library are jointly organizing the exhibition.
Director General of the Department of Films and Publications Mohammad Ishtaque Hossain presided over the programme. It was addressed by Secretary of the Cultural Affairs Ministry Md Nasir Uddin Ahmed and Principal Information Officer Kamrun Nahar, among others.