AL holds meeting marking Bangabandhu’s centenary celebration


Dhaka, May 13: Awami League’s sub-committee on media, publicity and documentation formed to celebrate birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on Monday held a meeting in International Mother Language Institute (IMLI) auditorium here.Sub-committee convener and Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud chaired the meeting, BSS reports.

National Professor Rafiqul Islam, Dhaka University former Vice-Chancellor Prof AAMS Arefin Siddique, State Minister for Foreign Affairs Shahriar Alam, National Committee to Implementation of Bangabandhu’s Birth Centenary Observance Chief Coordinator Dr Kamal Abdul Naser Chowdhury, Prime Minister’s Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim, Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS) Managing Director and Chief Editor Abul Kalam Azad attended it, among others.

They discussed dissemination of different news on Bangabandhu’s birth centenary on different national and international media, publication of posters and booklets, showing of different documentation and records made on Bangabandhu at district and upazila levels.

Hasan Mahmud said a modern media cell will be formed and everyday different contents would be made on Bangabandhu and it would be run in different media.