News Desk : BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir has said to further advance their ongoing movement.
He said this after paying tribute to BNP founder Ziaur Rahman's grave in Sherebangla Nagar of the capital on Monday (November 7) morning.
Mirza Fakhrul said, we are still fighting to regain the lost democracy of Bangladesh and Bangladesh and to sustain the economy. We are fighting for the release of our leader Begum Khaleda Zia and the return of Tariq Rahman to the country and the release of 3.5 million leaders and workers from cases and a prosperous economy. We will take this fight further.
He said, today we will release our sworn national leader and bring back Tariq Rahman. I will bring back the voting rights of the people of the country and establish a democratic Bangladesh.
On the occasion of November 7, the leaders and activists of BNP and its various organs and affiliated organizations offered flowers and prayers at the grave of Ziaur Rahman.
The Secretary General of BNP said that the martyred President Ziaur Rahman, who is the shaper of modern Bangladesh and the advocate of multi-party democracy, was freed through the revolution of the soldiers on November 7, 1975 and the independence of Bangladesh was taken back. That is why this day is very significant for the people of the country.
He said, November 7 is not just a day. It was a day to consolidate post-war independence-sovereignty for the people of the country. On that day, the patriotic soldiers were inspired by the motto of protecting Bangladesh by defeating the enemies of Bangladesh. As a result, we have seen terrible one-party rule. Multiparty democracy has been established by changing it. A new economic trend was launched with the aim of building a modern Bangladesh. Free economy trend started. At the same time, Ziaur Rahman's nationalist philosophy united the people of the country.
BNP standing committee member Dr. Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain, Dr. Abdul Moin Khan, Nazrul Islam Khan, Mirza Abbas, Iqbal Hasan Mahmud Tuku, Amir Khosru Mahmud Chowdhury, Dhaka Metropolitan North Convenor Aman Ullah Aman, Dhaka Metropolitan South Convenor Md. Abdus Salam, Advisory Council Member Farhad Halim Donor, Senior Joint Secretary General Ruhul Kabir Rizvi, Joint Secretary General Khairul Kabir Khokon and other central leaders were present.
Later one by one Chhatra Dal, Jubo Dal, Swachchasebak Dal, Mahila Dal, Fishermen Dal, Jasas, Krishak Dal, Shramik Dal, Ulama Dal, Ziaur Rahman Foundation, UTAB, Doctors Association of Bangladesh (DAB), MTBB, etc. at the grave of Ziaur Rahman. Tributes are offered with flowers.
Youth Party President Sultan Salauddin Tuku, General Secretary Abdul Monayem Munna, Shafiqul Islam Milton, Volunteer Party President SM Jilani, General Secretary Rajeev Ahsan, Organizing Secretary Nazmul Hasan, Central Leader Rafiqul Islam, Rafiq Howladar, Dr. Jahedul Kabir Zahid, Sardar Md. Nuruzzaman and others were present.