Unmask plotters of August 15 carnage: Razzaque

Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Published: 01:01, Aug 19,2020


Agriculture minister M Abdur Razzaque on Monday urged the government to unmask the plotters who were behind the assassination of August 15 in 1975.

‘The local and foreign conspirators who were behind the killing of Bangabandhu are still is necessary to unmask those plotters,’ he said while participating a virtual discussion marking the National Mourning Day at Krishi Bhaban at Dilkusha in Dhaka.

Terming the carnage of August 15 as the brutal murder in the human history, the agriculture minister said, ‘We know many political killings in the world, but such a brutal and demonic killing on August 15 was rare throughout the world.’

Bangladesh Agricultural Development Corporation organised the discussion with its chairman M Sayedul Islam in the chair. Agriculture secretary M Nasiruzzaman spoke at the function as special guest.

BADC member (fertiliser management) AKM Munirul Haque, member director (minor irrigation) Md Arif, member director (finance) Md Amirul Islam, member director (seed and horticulture) Md Nurnabi Sarder, BADC secretary Md Anwar Imam, CBA leaders and others were present on the occasion.

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