September 20, 2021, 1:37 am
Abdullah Al Mamun: A virtual preparatory meeting has been organized by the Chapainawabganj district administration on the occasion of the 46th martyrdom anniversary and National Mourning Day of the great architect of independence, Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
The meeting was held under the chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner Md. Manjurul Hafeez at 11am on Wednesday.
In order to avoid corona infection, various programs were taken on a limited scale to mark the National Mourning Day on 15 August and the martyrdom anniversary of Bangabandhu. For example, the national flag is hoisted at half-mast at all government and private buildings at sunrise, wreath-laying at the portrait of Bangabandhu at Harimohan Government School near the district town at 8:30 am, essay competition on Bangabandhu’s biography, tree planting program, munajat and special prayers at various mosques and temples after Zohar.
Additional Deputy Commissioner (Overall) Zakiul Islam delivered the keynote address. Dr. Samil Uddin Ahmed Shimul, MP of Chapainawabganj-1 constituency, Ferdousi Islam Jesse MP, Superintendent of Police AHM Abdur Rakib, Principal of Nawabganj Government College Dr. Shankar Kumar Kundu, Executive Engineer of Public Works Department Md. Mohsin, Mayor of Chapainawabganj Municipality Mohammad Nazrul Islam, Heroic Freedom Fighter Advocate Md. Abdus Samad, Deputy Director of Islamic Foundation Chapainawabganj Abul Kalam, Cultural Personality Manim Chowdhury and others spoke in the virtual discussion.