Sheikh Hasina called upon all to take the COVID-19 vaccine and maintain
health safety guidelines, wearing facemasks and washing hands, to remain
protected from the virus as the effectiveness of the vaccine is still under
“We are vaccinating the people. But everyone has to follow the health
guidelines properly to remain protected as how much the COVID-19
vaccine is effective is at the stage of research,” she said.
The Prime Minister said that her government has been able to collect the
COVID-19 vaccine due to effective measures taken in advance, adding that
many countries are yet to collect the vaccine.
Sheikh Hasina, also President of the AL urged its party leaders and
activists to read the already published seven volumes of the Pakistani
intelligence branch reports against the Father of the Nation to know the
real facts about the Language Movement.
The Prime Minister said that Bangla was established as the state language
in the constitution formulated by the Awami League government in 1956.
“The AL did everything relating to establishing the Central Shaheed Minar
and announcing February 21 as the Shaheed Dibas in 1956,” she
As Banglaee is the only nation which shed bloods for establishing the
rights of their mother tongue, the Prime Minister said Bangladesh has a
responsibility to preserve all mother tongues across the globe.
In this connection, she said that her government has established the
International Mother Language Institute and a Language Museum in the
institute to pursue the responsibility.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)