Khaleda pays homage to martyred intellectuals


Dhaka, December 14: BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on Thursday paid tributes to martyred intellectuals by placing wreaths at the Martyred Intellectuals Memorial at Mirpur in the city marking the Martyred Intellectuals Day.

The BNP chief along with party senior leaders placed the wreaths at 10:50am and stood in a solemn silence there for a while as a mark of respect to the great national heroes who sacrificed their lives for the cause of the country.

BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, standing committee member Dr Abdul Moyeen Khan, vice chairman Shahjahan Omar, Shamsuzzaman Dudu, AZM Zahid, chairperson’s adviser Amanullah Aman, Abdus Salam and party senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi were, among others, present.