15 Dec 2022, 18:57

AL takes extensive programmes to celebrate Victory Day

DHAKA, Dec 15, 2022 (BSS) - The ruling Awami League has drawn up elaborate programmes to celebrate Victory Day tomorrow.

To mark the day, the national flag and party flag will be hoisted atop the AL central office, Bangabandhu Bhaban and offices of all organizational units of the party across the country at dawn, said a press release here today.

The programme includes placing wreaths at the National Memorial at Savar at 6:30 am and paying homage to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by placing wreaths at his portrait in front of Bangabandhu Bhaban in the city at 7:30 am.

An AL delegation will place a wreath at the Mausoleum of Bangabandhu at Tungipara in Gopalganj at 11 am.

Delegation members - AL Presidium Member Lieutenant Colonel Muhammad Faruk Khan, Central Working Committee Member Abul Hasnat Abdullah, Labor and Manpower Affairs Secretary Habibur Rahman Siraj, Organizing Secretary Advocate Afzal Hossain, and Central Working Committee members - Advocate ABM Riazul Kabir Kawsar, Marina Jahan, Parven Zaman Kolpona, Anwar Hossain, Anisur Rahman, Sahabuddin Farazi, Iqbal Hossain Apu, Md Golam Kabir Rabbani Chinu, Marufa Akter Popy, Azizus Samad Azad Don and Syed Abdul Awal Shamim will join the event at Tungipara on the day.

Besides, marking Victory Day, AL will bring out a colourful procession from Suhrawardy Udyan at 2:30 pm on Saturday (December 17) and it will end at Bangabandhu Bhaban in the city's Dhanmondi 32 no road.

All organizational units of AL and its associate bodies will bring out colourful processions across the country on the day, keeping similarities with the central programmes.

A discussion will be held at Krishibid Institution Bangladesh (KIB) Auditorium at 11 am on December 18 (Sunday) with AL President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the chair.

AL General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader today urged the leaders and workers of the party and its associate bodies to take programmes repining similarity with the central events to celebrate Victory Day with due respect.