Save the Children in Bangladesh observes National Mourning Day

Thursday 22 August 2019

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman is one of the greatest heroes of the world history whose individual contribution and leadership brought liberation for Bangladesh. He is the father of our nation. He was the Prime Minister of Bangladesh until his assassination in August 1975. 15th August is his death anniversary and this day is observed as the National Mourning Day in Bangladesh. It was his 44th death anniversary this year.

Save the Children in Bangladesh country office and all the district offices of SCiBD organized in-house programs to observe the day and mourn in the memory of the father of the nation. The programs were attended by the senior leaderships from each office and staff members. Recitation from holy Quran, reminisce about the great leader’s life and his works, poem recitation were done to commemorate him.