Bangladesh Embassy in Washington celebrates Bangabandhu’s birth anniv
Publish- March 18, 2021, 06:50 PM
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Bangladesh Embassy in Washington DC celebrated the 101st birth anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and National Children's Day, 2021, with due respect and fervor on March 17.
On this occasion, Ambassador M Shahidul Islam hoisted the national flag in the Chancery premises. Later, accompanied by the officials of the Embassy, he placed a floral wreath at the bust of the Father of the Nation, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
A discussion session was held at the Chancery on highlighting the significance of the day. The messages from President Md Abdul Hamid, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Foreign Minister Dr. A.K. Abdul Momen, and State Minister for Foreign Affairs Md Shahriar Alam were read out.
At the end of the programme, a special prayer was offered, seeking divine blessings and salvation of the departed souls of the Father of the nation and other members of his family.