GAIBANDHA, March 8, 2018 (BSS) - The historic 7th March was celebrated in the district as elsewhere of the country yesterday in a befitting manner with a vow to materialize the dream of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
Marking the day, Awami League (AL) district unit and its front organizations chalked out elaborate programmes all the day.
AL leaders and its associate organizations placed floral wreaths on the portrait of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
In the afternoon, a mass congregation was held on the premises of Central Shahid Minar of the town here. President of Poura Awami Leauge and mayor of Gaibandha Municipality Advocate Shah Masud Zahangir Kabir Milon presided over the meeting.
Deputy Speaker of the Jatiya Sangshad Advocate Fazle Rabbi Miah addressed the meeting as the chief guest and president of district AL Advocate Syed Shams-ul-Alam Hiru and general secretary Abu Bakar Siddique were present at the event as special guests.
Moderated by general secretary of Poura AL Imarul Islam Sabin, the function was also addressed, among others, by organizing secretary freedom fighter Mojammel Haque, office secretary Saiful Alam Saka, and AL leaders Shah Sarwar Kabir, Tanjimul Islam Jamil, Aminur Zaman Rinku, and Sarder M. Shahid Hasan Loton.
Deputy speaker Advocate Fazle Rabbi Miah said the 7th March speech of Bangabandhu had a sparkling effect on the entire population in East Pakistan, now Bangladesh, and they became united under his efficient leadership to bravely fight for liberating the motherland.