October 20, 2021, 1:20 am
Purna Chandra Mondal Paikgacha(Khulna): Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque said, the list of Razakars will be prepared before the Independence Day on March 26. Which has already been approved by the Council of Ministers.
He said this while inaugurating the construction work of the Liberation War Memorial Complex on the occasion of Kapil Muni Liberation Day at Paikcha in Khulna on Wednesday afternoon.He further said that he was talking about the government’s plan to preserve the site of the liberation war and to determine the place of slaughter and sought the cooperation of all.
The Minister further said that there was a complication in compiling the list of privileged freedom fighters, adding that work was underway to compile the list of martyrs and Biranganas and in the context of social conditions, many Birangana mothers and sisters would not be able to do so.
Khulna -6 (Paikgachha Koira) MP Akhtaruzzaman Babu, Secretary of the Ministry of Public Administration Sheikh Yusuf Harun, Secretary of the Ministry of Liberation War Affairs Tapan Kanti Ghosh,Additional Deputy Commissioner Saidikur Rahman, Deputy Chairman and President of the Upazila Awami League Anwar Iqbal Montu, UNO ABM Khalid Hossain Siddiqui,
Secretary of the Upazila Awami League and Member of the District Council Sheikh Kamrul Hasan Tipu,Former Upazila Chairman Rashiduzzaman, former Commander of the Liberation War Council Shahadat Hossain Bachchu, Aceland Mohammad Arafatul Alam, Joint Secretary of the A-League Anand Mohan Biswas, Kapilmuni UP Chairman Joiner Kosar were present at the occasion.
Earlier, the freedom fighters including ministers, MPs and secretaries paid homage to all the martyrs by laying wreaths at the newly constructed memorial at Kapilmuni.
After that the guests including the Minister visited Mahmudkati Anirban Library and at 4 pm a discussion meeting was held on the occasion of Raid Free Day at Kapilmuni’s companion Vidyamandir and Collegiate School grounds.The Minister addressed the meeting as the chief guest under the chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner Helal Hossain.