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Bangabandhu's Homecoming Day observed in Joypurhat

JOYPURHAT, Jan 10, 2017 (BSS) -The 45th Homecoming Day of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was observed by the district Awami League in the town today.

The programme started placing floral wreath on the portrait of Bangabandhu at Awami League office.

A discussion meeting was also held at central mosque premises of the town where president of district unit AL Shamsul Alam Dudu MP, general secretary SM Soliman Ali, Raza Chowdhury and Rana Kumar Mondol among others.

The speakers urged all to be united for the development of the country.

On 10th January in 1972, Bangabandhu returned home via London and New Delhi after Bangladesh emerged a free nation by defeating Pakistani armed forces in a nine month-long war.