DHAKA, June 30, 2020 (BSS) – The ruling Awami League has asked its
leaders and workers of respective areas to stay beside the flood
victims as well as continue their ongoing efforts in the wake of the
The directives came from an ad-hoc meeting attended by the party
central leaders at the AL president’s Dhanmondi political office here
AL Presidium members Jahangir Kabir Nanak and Abdur Rahman, Joint
General Secretary AFM Bahauddin Nasim, Organizing Secretaries BM
Mozammel Haque, SM Kamal Hossain, Mirza Azam and Shakhawat Hossain
Shafique, Relief and Social Welfare Secretary Sujit Roy Nandi, Deputy
Office Secretary Sayem Khan, Central Working Committee members
Advocate ABM Riazul Kabir Kawser, Anisur Rahman and Sahabuddin Farazi
At the outset of the meeting, AL leaders expressed deep shock and
sorrow at the deaths in the launch capsize in Buriganga on Monday,
prayed for eternal peace of the departed souls and conveyed deep
sympathy the bereaved families.
Marking the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu
Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, they also urged the leaders and workers of the
party across the country to plant at least three saplings of
fruit-bearing, medicinal and forest plants following the directives of
Prime Minister and AL President Sheikh Hasina.
They also discussed programmes for martyrdom anniversary of
Bangabandhu to be observed on August 15.