All set to celebrate countdown event of Mujib Year in Netrakona


NETRAKONA Jan 8, 2020 (BSS)- All preparations are afoot to celebrate the launching ceremony of the countdown event of the Mujib Year marking the birth centenary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on January 10 in the district.

Netrakona district administration has chalked out elaborate program to
make the event of the countdown of Mujib year that coincides the historical
Bangabandhu’s Home Coming Day , Deputy Commissioner (DC) Netrakona Main -UL-
Islam told BSS today.

As part of the programme, launching ceremony of the countdown of the Mujib
year will be held at countdown place near Muktarpara bridge.

Bringing out of a colorful rally, placing wreaths at the portraits of
father of the nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at local Muktarpara
ground, discussion meetings and cultural function are other highlights of the
programme, district administration sources said .

To mark the day, special prayers seeking divine blessings for peace and
salvation of the departed souls of Bangabandhu and his family members will be
offered at mosques, temples, churches and other places of worships across the
district .

“State minister for fisheries and livestock Ashraf Ali Khan Khasru will
inaugurate the district’s countdown event of the Mujib Year at the countdown
place near Muktarapra bridge here on January 10,” DC added.