Bangabandhu was political entrepreneur: Speakers


DHAKA, Aug 16, 2020 (BSS) – Speakers at a discussion said Father of the
Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was not only the architect of
independent Bangladesh but he was also a political entrepreneur as the great
leader concentrated on taking effective and farsighted initiatives for
economic emancipation of Bangalees.

Bangabandhu could not finish his tasks for lifting the people out of
poverty but his daughter Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is relentlessly working
to complete his unfinished works for building a poverty-free prosperous
Bangladesh, they said at a virtual discussion here.

Entrepreneurial Economists Club of Dhaka School of Economics (DScE)
organized the discussion marking the national mourning day, said a press
release today.

Lt Col Sajjad Zahir Bir pratik said Bangabandhu was a real patriot and he
dedicated his life for the nation from his young age.

“Economic emancipation is only possible if we all work with honesty and
sincerity following the ideology of Bangabandhu,” he said.

Narrating the leadership qualities of Bangabandhu, Sajjad Zahir said the
new generation should follow the path of honesty of Bangabandhu to build an
economically advanced Bangladesh.

PKSF Chairman Dr Qazi Kholiquzzaman Ahmad said Bangabandhu’s economic
philosophy was for the well-being of the common people as he attached his
priority to development of agriculture sector.

Mentioning Bangabandhu as a political entrepreneur, Professor Dr Muhammad
Mahboob Ali said he had taken various initiatives like introducing
agriculture insurance for the betterment of rural and marginalized people.

DScE teachers Rehana Pravin and Sara Tasneem and club President Ummen Nahar
Azmee also spoke at the discussion through online.