He said this while addressing a preparatory meeting on the occasion of Bangabandhu’s Homecoming Day at the party president’s political office in Dhanmondi this morning.
At the time, he said, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina would pay homage at Bangabandhu’s tomb in Tungipara on January 10.
December 16, 2021. Fifty years of victory on the one hand and the centenary of the birth of the architect of independence on the other. What could be a bigger occasion than this in organizing a festival. On the same day, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina administered the oath of office from the South Plaza of the Parliament House. However, in the mood of the festival, everyone’s attention was drawn to the Prime Minister’s dias misspelling the year of Mujib. The organizers’ actions caused a storm of criticism in all quarters.
In such a situation, after about nine days, the Awami League sat in a preparatory meeting organized on the occasion of Bangabandhu’s Homecoming Day at the party president’s political office in Dhanmondi. At the end of the meeting, the question of the journalists was the misspelling of Mujibvarshe.
Sheikh Fazlul Karim Selim, a member of the party’s presidium, said the Mujibvarsh celebration committee had apologized for the incident.