Inu for announcing Dec 1 as Freedom Fighters Day
Jamunanews:Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu, MP, appealed for announcement of December 1 as "Freedom Fighters' Day". The minister was speaking at an assembly at the "Eternal Flame" at Suhrawardy Udyan on the inception of the "month of victory"- December, when in 1971 the country was liberated from the occupation of the Pakistan army.
Chairman of the Sector Commanders' Forum, Major General (Retd) Shafiullah, also spoke at the meeting.
Inu said that the declaration should come to honor the freedom fighters, who had made the supreme sacrifice for the liberation of the motherland and also for the freedom fighters' who had survived the war.
A number of freedom fighters' also spoke at the function.