Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's anniversary observed
19 Mar 2017 - 2:34
The Embassy of Bangladesh in Doha, Qatar observed the 97th birth anniversary of Father of the Nation of Bangladesh Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman & National Children’s Day yesterday.
The embassy organised various programmes at its premises to mark the occasion.
Children of expatriate Bangladeshi nationals participated in a discussion on the life of the Father of the Nation. The messages from President, Prime Minister, Foreign Minister and State Minister for Foreign Affairs of Bangladesh were read out. During the discussion, children highlighted the contribution of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in the national life of Bangladesh. In his speech
Bangladesh’s Ambassador to Qatar, Ashud Ahmed recalled the great role played by Bangabandhu in Bangladesh’s emergence as an independent country. He dwelt on how Bangabanhu became a world leader. He thanked the Bangladeshi expatriates in Qatar for their hard labour and contribution to nation building towards fulfilling the dream of Bangabandhu. As a part of the day’s programme, drawing competition was also organized by the embassy.
At the end of the art completion, Ashud Ahmed and his spouse distributed the certificates and prizes to the children.