Independence Day celebrated in C’nawabganj

The Independence and National Day-2023

was celebrated here today in a befitting manner.

The day's programmes began with heralding 31-gun salute at the

Chapainawabganj Stadium at dawn.

The national flag was hoisted at all government, semi-government, autonomous,

non-government offices, educational institutions and other buildings.

Chapainawabganj district administration, different government and non-

government offices and organisations, Awami League and its front

organisations, Bangabandhu Parishad and educational institutions offered

wreaths of flowers at the monument of the martyred freedom fighters in front

of the Deputy Commissioner's office and at the mural of the Father of the

Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at Bangabandhu Square in the town.

A programme of hoisting of the national flag, students gathering and a grand

march past participated by Bangladesh Police, Ansar, VDP, BNCC, Fire Service

and Civil Defence, Chapainawabganj Jail was held at Dr. AAM Mesbahul Hoque

(Bachchu Daktar) Stadium at 8am.

Deputy Commissioner of Chapainawabganj AKM Galiv Khan and Superintendent of

Police AHM Abdur Rokib took the salute in the march past.

Later, the participants in the march past displayed their events.

Chapainawabganj district administration arranged a discussion meeting, prize

distribution and cultural function at Bangabandhu Mancha on the DC office

premises at 2 pm with DC AKM Galiv Khan in the chair.

Lawmaker of Chapainawabganj Sadar constituency Md. Abdul Wadud attended the

discussion as the chief guest while Lawmaker of women reserved seat Ferdousi

Islam Jesi, Superintendent of Police, Chapainawabganj AHM Abdur Rokib,

Chairman of Chapainawabganj Zila Parishad valiant freedom fighter Md. Ruhul

Amin, Deputy Director (LG) Debendranath Orao, Chief Executive Officer of

Chapainawabganj Zilla Parishad Md. Afaj Uddin, Civil Surgeon Dr. SM Mahmudur

Rashid, Principal of Nawabganj Government College D. Shankar Kumar Kundu and

valiant freedom fighter Advocate Md. Abdus Samad were present as special


The day's other programmes included reception to the families of martyred

freedom fighters, wounded freedom fighters and the other freedom fighters and

Iftar party at the Zila Shilpakala Academy.

Besides, the educational institutions arranged discussion meetings and doa

mahfil to mark the day.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha