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New Delhi mission launches special Victory Day publication

DHAKA, Dec 27, 2016 (BSS) - Bangladesh High Commission in New Delhi today launched a Coffee Table Book (CTB) to mark the Victory Day-2016.

Bangladesh High Commissioner to India Syed Muazzem Ali launched the 98-page CTB at a simple ceremony at the conference room of the chancery, according to a message received here.

The publication contains write-ups, illustrated with photos on Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the history of 1971 War of Liberation, Bangabandhu Memorial Museum, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, a national icon and global player, 10 special initiatives launched by the prime minister and Bangladesh's enviable achievements in women empowerment, social security and international cricket.

The CTB also has articles on Bangladesh's heritage and culture, the investment opportunities for foreign companies, the tourism attractions among others.

Speaking on the occasion, Syed Muazzem Ali said the publication has highlighted Bangladesh's glorious past, shining present and bright future.

He thanked the mission's press wing for its work in bringing out the "excellent book".

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)