SANGSAD BHABAN, Nov 10, 2020 (BSS) – Both ruling and opposition
lawmakers today said the government is now working for building a
prosperous and developed country to fulfill the dream of Father of the
Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
The present government, led by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, is
working for building a progressive and non-communal country to
materialize the dream of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahaman, they said
at the general discussion in the Jatiya Sangsad proposed by the House
leader Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina under section 147 of the rules of
“The conspirators tried to jeopardize the freedom of the country
through killing of Bangabandhu and most of his family members, but his
successor Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has turned the country as a
role model of development”, Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM
Mozammel Haque said at the special session of the parliament convened
marking the birth centenary of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
Under the leadership of Bangabandhu, the minister said, “We had been
struggled for twenty-four years against the communalism during the
regime of Pakistan,” adding, “But after Bangabandhu’s brutal murder,
the conspirators had rejected the constitution of 1972 and initiated
the trend of communalism motivated with the spirit of the then
Participating in the discussion, senior ruling party leader Tofail
Ahmed said, country’s independence was achieved under the leadership
of Bangabandhu and now his daughter Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is
working to accomplish the unfinished works of Bangabandhu.
Bangladesh Workers Party President Rashed Khan Menon said Father of
the Nation Bangabandhu had believe in secularism and at the point of
view he advised the ruling party leaders to follow the political
philosophy of Bangabandhu to protect the spirit of the liberation war.
Bangabandhu had done a lot of things during his three and half year
regime, said Land Minister Saifuzzaman Chowdhury, adding that the
conspirators had tried to erase the name of the great leader
Bangabandhu, but they had been failed.
Bangladesh is now marching ahead under the leadership of Prime
Minister Sheikh Hasina as country’s growth has exceeded in all
parameters including the GDP, foreign reserve and export, the minister
Bangabandhu was icon in politics and enlightened the nation
throughout the world, said State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud
Chowdhury. At the same time, Bangabandhu’s daughter Sheikh Hasina also
has taken the country to a different height, he added.
About contribution of Bangabandhu, Jatiya Party lawmaker Fakhrul
Imam said, “Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib had great
contribution to the creation of the country and his ideology will
Treasury bench lawmakers Abul Kalam Azad of Jamalpur-1, Nurul Islam
Nahid of Sylhet-6, Whip M Atiur Rahman Atique of Sherpur-1, Shahjahan
Khan of Madaripur-2, Abul Hasan Mahmud Ali of Dinajpur-4, Mirza Azam
of Jamalpur-3, Narayan Chandra Chanda of Khulna-5, Shamsul Haque Tuku
of Pabna-1, Tahjib Alam Siddique of Jenaidah-2 and Aroma Datta of
women seat-11 also participated in the discussion.