Tuesday, 20th April 2021

Father of the Nation’s Homecoming Day being observed

Dhaka, Jan 10 (BAN/ AD): Nation is observing Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s homecoming day. On this day Jan 10, 1972, Bangabandhu had returned Bangladesh after released from Pakistan jail after 9.5 months.

He was awaiting execution and facing inhuman torture in the jail. He inspired the Bangali nation. He was the inspiration of the freedom fighters. Under his leadership nation got independence after nine-month Liberation War in 1971.

Pakistan was compelled to release him after liberation war. This year celebration is important as the nation is going to celebrate leader’s year-long birth centenary programs from March 17, 2020 to March 17, 2021. The government has already declared “Mujib Year”. The “Mujib Borsho” will be followed by the golden jubilee celebrations of the country’s independence in 2021.

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