• Friday, Jul 01, 2022
  • Last Update : 04:24 pm

50th anniversary of Peyarabagan to be celebrated October 29

  • Published at 12:00 am June 5th, 2021
Freedom fighters 1971 liberation war
Collected

A discussion, remembrance, and cultural program will be organized on the day of the celebration

The 50th anniversary of Peyarabagan, the first base/camp in the Liberation War of 1971, is set to be celebrated through programs on October 29.

National Committee to Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Peyarabagan made the announcement through a virtual press conference on Friday.

A discussion, remembrance, and cultural program will be organized on the day of the celebration. The committee will publish various types of posters/e-posters, pamphlets, memorabilia, and documentaries in the lead up. 

Speakers at the virtual press conference said politician Siraj Sikder was one of the first to identify the problems of Pakistani colonialism on the people of East Bengal (Bangladesh) in 1968.

"In 2021, we are commemorating 50 years since the Liberation War. This year marks the 50th anniversary of Peyarabagan, the first base of the Liberation War of. To mark this 50th anniversary, we have already formed the National Committee to Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Peyarabagan," they added.

"After the barbaric attack and genocide by Pakistan on March 25, 1971, the first base/camp area was established at Peyarabagan in Barisal under the leadership of the working class," said Masud Khan, president of the committee.

Committee member Badal Shah Alam said: "No one was really prepared for the Liberation War; not Awami League, nor the left.”

The people of Bangladesh established a free nation after significant struggle and sacrifice in the Liberation War, the speakers said.


50
Facebook 50
blogger sharing button blogger
buffer sharing button buffer
diaspora sharing button diaspora
digg sharing button digg
douban sharing button douban
email sharing button email
evernote sharing button evernote
flipboard sharing button flipboard
pocket sharing button getpocket
github sharing button github
gmail sharing button gmail
googlebookmarks sharing button googlebookmarks
hackernews sharing button hackernews
instapaper sharing button instapaper
line sharing button line
linkedin sharing button linkedin
livejournal sharing button livejournal
mailru sharing button mailru
medium sharing button medium
meneame sharing button meneame
messenger sharing button messenger
odnoklassniki sharing button odnoklassniki
pinterest sharing button pinterest
print sharing button print
qzone sharing button qzone
reddit sharing button reddit
refind sharing button refind
renren sharing button renren
skype sharing button skype
snapchat sharing button snapchat
surfingbird sharing button surfingbird
telegram sharing button telegram
tumblr sharing button tumblr
twitter sharing button twitter
vk sharing button vk
wechat sharing button wechat
weibo sharing button weibo
whatsapp sharing button whatsapp
wordpress sharing button wordpress
xing sharing button xing
yahoomail sharing button yahoomail