Sheikh Russel’s birth anniversary today
Staff Correspondent: The 52nd birth anniversary of Sheikh Russel, the youngest son of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, is being celibrated today (Tuesday).
Sheikh Russell was born on 18thOctober in 1964, at the historic Bangabandhu Bhaban at Dhanmondi.
Sheikh Russel was killed along with most of his family members on August 15, 1975 when he was a forth grader at University Laboratory School.
Awami League and its associate parties have taken up several programmes to celebrate the birthday of Sheikh Russel.
The programmes include placing wreaths at his grave at Banani graveyard, milad and doa mahfils.
Awami League’s Dhaka city units (North and South) will hold a meeting and press briefing on the occasion at Priyanka Community Center in the city at 10.30 am, reports unb.
Public Administration Minister and AL General Secretary Syed Ashraful Islam in a statement on Monday urged the party leaders, supporters and well-wishers to observe the day in a befitting manner.