Bangabandhu, Bangladesh and Liberation war are tied to same thread: Khalid
COX'S BAZAR, Sept 24, 2021 (BSS) - Recalling the contribution of Father of
the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman to the Bangalee nation, State
Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury today said that Bangabandhu,
Bangladesh and Liberation war are tied to the same thread.
"Bangabandhu has given us freedom through Liberation War. Bangabandhu and
Bangladesh are tied to the same thread. Bangabandhu not only thought about
Bangladesh, he also thought about the whole world," he said.
The state minister was speaking as chief guest at the inaugural function
of 'Biswa Jurey Bangabandhu o Bangladesh Utshab' organized by 'Podokkhep
Bangladesh' a cultural center in Cox's Bazar on the occasion of Mujib Year
and the golden jubilee of the country's independence, an official handout
The Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has taken Bangladesh to new height by
taking up various development projects including construction of Padma Bridge
and deep-sea port at Matarbari, Khalid said.
"Bangabandhu was a friend to the whole world while Prime Minister Sheikh
Hasina is the mother of humanity," he added. 'Podokkhep Bangladesh' President
Badal Chowdhury presided over the programme.
Member of Parliament Asheq Ullah Rafiq, chairman of Bangladesh
Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) Shyam Sunder Sikder, Mayor of
Cox's Bazar Mujibur Rahman, Jatiya Kabita Parishad Presidium Member Aslam
Sani, Cox's Bazar district unit president of AL Tofail Ahmed and Cox's Bazar
district Chhatra League president of AL SM Saddam Hossain also spoke on the