President for reaching benefits of independence at people’s doorsteps


Dhaka, Dec 16: President M Abdul Hamid today urged all concerned to perform their respective responsibilities with honesty, devotion and sincerely to make the hard-earned independence meaningful and reach its benefits at people’s doorsteps, as he addressed a ‘Victory Day’s discussion here.

“Everyone must perform their respective responsibilities with honesty, dedication and sincerity to reach the benefits of independence at people’s doorsteps,” the President said, addressing the discussion “Mohabijyer Mohanayok (Great Hero of Great Victory” celebrating Bangladesh Victory’s Golden Jubilee at the Parliament Complex this evening.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina presided over the discussion at the South Plaza of the Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban as part of celebrating two historic mega events – birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and golden jubilee of Bangladesh independence.

The head of the state urged everyone involved in the personal, family, social, political and state affairs to prove their respective responsibilities.

President Hamid also put emphasis on establishing principles-ethics and ideals in all strata of life and simultaneously promoting a competent leadership.

Visiting President of India Ram Nath Kovind, Bangabandhu’s younger daughter Sheikh Rehana, Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Dr. Shirin Sharmin Chowdhury, Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque and Chief Coordinator of National Implementation Committee Dr. Kamal Abdul Naser Chowdhury, among others, also spoke there.