Bangladesh High Commission in Mauritius observed 100th birth anniversary of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the founding president of Bangladesh, on March 17 with due solemnity and fervour.
The commission hosted an in-house programme in this connection that started with offering prayers for Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and his family members who were martyred along with him during the August 15, 1975 assassination.
Rezina Ahmed, Bangladesh high commissioner to Mauritius, in her speech paid homage to the great leader.
Bangladesh High Commission in Mauritius published a supplement in Seychelles Nation, a daily newspaper, on the occasion of the 100th birth anniversary of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, said a press release on Wednesday.
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