AL takes programmers on Independence Day


DHAKA, March 25, 2021 (BSS) – The ruling Awami League (AL) has taken elaborate programme to celebrate the Independence and National Day tomorrow.

As part of the programme, the national and party flags will be hoisted at Bangabandhu Bhaban along with central and party office across the country tomorrow morning immediately after the sunrise, said a party release.

Rich tribute will be paid at National Mausoleum at Savar on behalf of AL at 7am.

A delegation of the party will pay homage to Bangabandhu by placing wreaths at the portrait of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in front of Bangabandhu Bhaban at Dhanmondi-32 at 8 am maintaining health guidelines.

Moreover, the leaders of AL will join the programme of National Implementation Committee for Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s Birth Centenary at the National Parade Square at 3:30 pm.

Doa mahfil (special prayers) will be arranged at the mosques across the country including Baitul Mukarram National Mosque after Jumm’ah prayers.

Christian community members will arrange special prayers at Tejgaon Church at 8am and Mirpur Baptist Church (3/7-a Senpara Parbata, Mirpur-10) at 6pm, Buddhist community members will hold prayers at International Buddhist Monastery at Merul Badda at 10am and Hindu community members will arrange prayers at Dhakeshwari National Temple at 11am.

Awami League will hold a discussion at the party’s central office at Bangabandhu Avenue at 11:00am on 28 March.

AL president and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will chair the discussion through a videoconferencing from her official Ganabhaban residence.

AL General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader urged people of all strata including the leaders, activists, supporters and well wishers of AL and its associate bodies to observe the day in a befitting manner.