RAJSHAHI, Jan 10, 2017 (BSS) - Local unit of Bangladesh Awami League and it's front organizations observed the homecoming day of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in a befitting manner here today.
Marking the day, leaders and workers of the party hoisted national and party flags atop party offices and garlanded the portraits of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and four other national leaders in the morning.
They brought out a rally that paraded some of the city streets and ended on the party office premises at Kumarpara. Besides, discussion meeting was held highlighting the life and works of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
City Unit President of Rajshahi AL AHM Khairuzzaman Liton and some other front-ranking leaders spoke on the occasion.
Meanwhile, Homecoming Day was observed at Rajshahi University through various programmes.
The university administration brought out a rally on the campus. They placed floral wreaths on the central Shaheed Minar marking the day.
VC Prof Mijanuddin, Pro-VC Prof Chowdhury Sarwar Jahan, Registrar Prof Entajul Haque and Treasurer Prof Sayen Uddin and other high officials and students were present at the programme.
Besides, RU unit of Bangabandhu Parishad and Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Hall also observed the day.