KHULNA, March 21, 2017(BSS) - Primary and Mass Education Minister Mustafizur Rahman today said late President Zillur Rahman had dedicated his life to welfare of the Bangalee Nation.
Terming the late President as one of the architects of Bangladesh Awami League, the minister said his ideology encouraged the leaders and activists of the party for several decades ahead."We still feel his absence," he added.
The minister was addressing a commemoration meeting at the Awami League Office here on Monday as the chief guest marking the fourth death anniversary of late President Zillur Rahman.
Khulna City AL organized the meeting with its president Talukder Abdul Khaleque,MP, in the chair.
Conducted by Office secretary Mahbub Alam Sohag, City Unit General Secretary Mizanur Rahman Mizan, MP, among others, spoke the meeting.
Leaders and activists of Awami League and its associate organizations were also present.
Zillur Rahman played a vital role after arresting of AL president Sheikh Hasina during the last caretaker government regime, he said, adding that every AL men should follows the life sketch of Zillur Rahman.
The 19th president of Bangladesh, Zillur Rahman breathed his last at Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore on March 20 in 2013.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)