|Published : 17 Mar 2017, 17:59:53|
PM opens book fair, exhibition on Bangabandhu
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Friday inaugurated a book fair and a photography exhibition on Bangabanadhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on the occasion of 98th birthday of the great leader.
Sheikh Hasina, elder daughter of Bangabandhu, opened the book fair, and the photography exhibition titled "Khoka Theke Bangabandhu" at Bangabandhu Mausoleum Complex in Tungipara.
Later, the prime minster went round different stalls at the book fair and witnessed rare photos of Bangabandhu which were put on display at the photography exhibition.
Earlier, she placed wreaths at the mazar of the Father of the Nation there this morning.
Sheikh Hasina flew to her ancestral home Tungipara after placing wreaths at the portrait of Bangabandhu in front of Bangabandhu Memorial Museum at Dhanmondi Road No 32 in the capital.
The birthday of Bangabandhu is being observed across the country today as the National Children's Day.