October 17, 2021, 9:36 pm
Latiful Azam, Kishoreganj (Nilphamari): Kishoreganj Upazila Awami Swechchhasebak League a prayer mahfil and discussion meeting on August 21, 2004 to protest the grenade attack and seek peace for the souls of the slain leaders.
President of Bangladesh Awami League Kishoreganj Upazila Zakir Hossain Babul as the chief guest at the prayer meeting and discussion meeting held at Kishoreganj Multipurpose Model High School at 11 am on Saturday.
Awami Swechchhasebak League Upazila President Patiram Chandra Roy presided over the meeting and the party’s joint general secretary Koruna Kanti Roy also addressed the meeting. Organizinational Secretary of Mahila Awami League Shilpi Rani Roy, Senior Co-President of Swechchhasebak League Asaduzzaman Chilu, Vice-President Rashedur Rahman Rashed, President of Chhatra League Mainul Arfin Sopu, Former Vice-President of Chhatra League Niaz Morshed, Sahidul Islam Khokon, Member Secretary of Upazila Shramik League Hizbullah Dalim,Krishak League convener Sirajul Islam, joint convener Mithun Roy, member Imran Hossain ovi and others.
Speakers at the conference said that the grenade attack on August 21 was a continuation of August 15, 1975. The main aim of the killers on that day was to assassinate Bangabandhu’s daughter Sheikh Hasina. He has survived because of God’s infinite mercy and human love. But we have lost many, including the female leader Ivy Rahman.
Speakers immediately demanded the execution of the killers, including Tarique Zia, the ringleader of the murder ring.