The nation is ready to have a good time the 50th Victory Day, probably the most valuable day of Bangladeshis, because the nation was liberated from the Pakistani occupation forces on the day 49 years again after a nine-month-long bloodstained War of Liberation.
On December 16 in 1971, Bangladesh was born as an independent nation beneath the management of the father of the nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at the price of supreme sacrifice of three million people and the honour of almost half 1,000,000 ladies.
Although the pandemic Covid-19 has nearly paralyzed the entire world barring the individuals from attending any public gathering in individual, the celebration of the Victory Day this year has a special dimension.
Essential buildings and institutions, roads and avenue islands illuminated at evening on the eve of Victory Day on Tuesday, December 15, 2020 The day is ready to be celebrated within the Mujib Borsho, on the event of the delivery centenary of Bangabandhu from March 2020-March 2021, simply forward of the nation’s golden jubilee of independence to be celebrated in 2021.
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President M Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina issued separate messages on the eve of the day, paying glowing tributes to the martyrs of the Liberation War in 1971.
The government has organized elaborate packages to have a good time the day on the nationwide degree, sustaining the well being tips in face of the worldwide pandemic Covid-19.
The packages embrace a 31-gun salute, inserting of wreaths on the monuments to pay homage to martyrs, hoisting of the nationwide flags atop all authorities, semi-government and personal workplaces in addition to workplaces of autonomous our bodies throughout the nation, adorning metropolis streets with miniature nationwide flags and vibrant festoons, and illumination of essential buildings and institutions, roads and avenue islands at evening.
On behalf of President M Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, wealthy tributes might be paid to the martyrs of the Liberation Warfare by inserting wreaths on the Nationwide Memorial at Savar with the rise of the solar.
This might be adopted by the liberty fighters and their relations whereas Liberation Warfare Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque will lead them.
Later, international diplomats, leaders of Awami League and totally different political and social organizations and folks from all walks of life pays tributes to the martyrs of the Liberation Warfare.
Essential buildings and institutions, roads and avenue islands illuminated at evening on the eve of Victory Day on Tuesday, December 15, 2020 | Mehedi Hasan/Dhaka TribuneHowever, the standard parade with the participation of various contingents of the armed forces on the Nationwide Parade Floor won’t be held this yr because of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Dialogue to be held
Marking the day, a digital dialogue titled “Attaining nationwide prosperity by way of upholding the spirit of the Liberation Warfare and making certain the most effective use of digital applied sciences to construct the ‘Sonar Bangla’ as dreamt by Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman” might be held on Wednesday.
Posters based mostly on the historical past of the Liberation Warfare might be exhibited at Swadhinotastambha and the underground museum on the Suhrawardy Udyan right here on the day. A restricted variety of guests might be allowed to go to the exhibitions, sustaining the well being tips.
In addition to, essay competitions based mostly on the Liberation Warfare might be held utilizing digital platforms, whereas portray competitions for the youngsters and digital features might be held at instructional establishments throughout the nation.
Particular prayers might be supplied at mosques and different locations of worship, in search of everlasting peace of the departed souls of the martyrs of the Liberation Warfare and good well being for the injured freedom fighters in addition to peace, progress and prosperity of the nation.
Improved diets might be served to inmates of jails, hospitals, orphanages, and vagrant properties throughout the nation.
Programs at home, abroad marking the day
Comparable programs might be organized at upazila and district ranges in addition to at Bangladesh missions overseas to have a good time the day in a befitting method.
Totally different socio-political, instructional and cultural establishments and organizations have additionally chalked out a sequence of packages to have a good time the nation’s superb victory over the Pakistani occupation pressure.
Essential buildings and institutions, roads and avenue islands illuminated at evening on the eve of Victory Day on Tuesday, December 15, 2020 | Mehedi Hasan/Dhaka TribuneA dialogue might be held at 3pm on the Awami League’s central workplace at Bangabandhu Avenue marking the Victory Day.
Prime Minister and Awami League President Sheikh Hasina will handle the dialogue by way of video convention.
The day is a public holiday.
Nationwide dailies will carry out particular dietary supplements on the event whereas Bangladesh Postal Division will launch a memorial postal stamp to mark the day.
Historic March 7th Speech
The victory day celebration reached a brand new top following UNESCO’s recognition of Bangabandhu’s historic March seventh Speech as part of the world’s documentary heritage in 2017.
On October 30 in 2017, the UNESCO introduced the celebrated acknowledgement of one of many world’s most superb speeches, by way of which Bangabandhu successfully decelerated the nation’s independence in a mammoth public rally at Ramna Racecourse floor (now Suhrawardy Udyan) in Dhaka on March 7, 1971.
The speech impressed the Bangali nation of their quest for freedom and energised freedom loving individuals for liberating the nation by way of Warfare of Liberation.