September 20, 2021, 1:22 am
Latiful Azam, Kishoreganj Nilphamari:In Nilphamari Kishoreganj, on the occasion of the 72nd birth anniversary of Captain Marytr Sheikh Kamal, the eldest son of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, one of the organizers of the war of liberation, sports and cultural personality, wreath laying, discussion meeting, prayer mahfil and distribution of saplings were held.
The program was organized by the upazila administration on Thursday morning in the Upazila Parishad Hall room.
The meeting was chaired by Upazila Nirbahi Officer Amith Chakraborti and was attended by Upazila Parishad Chairman Shah Mohammad Abul Kalam Bari Pilot, MP Representative Rezaul Alam Swpon, Upazila Awami League President Zakir Hossain Babul, General Secretary Moshiar Rahman, Upazila Health Officer Dr Abu. Shafi Mahmud, Upazila Project Implementation Officer Abu Hasnat Sarkar, Kishoreganj Thana Officer-in-Charge Abdul Awal, Sadar UP Chairman Anichul Islam Anich, Baravita UP Chairman Fazlar Rahman and others.
It may be mentioned that Sheikh Kamal was born on 5 August 1949 in the village of Tungipara in Gopalganj. On the black night of August 15, 1975, at the age of 26, he was brutally murdered by sinful assassins along with his parents and other family members. At the age of 23, Sheikh Kamal gave birth to the first modern club in the country. Abahani Limited, which was formed by him in 1972, is still gaining a good reputation in the country and abroad.