Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will go to Tungipara on Saturday to pay homage to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on the occasion of his 99th birthday.
After reaching Tungipara, the Prime Minister will first pay tributes to Bangabandhu by placing a wreath at his mazar there.
A smartly turned out contingent to be drawn from Bangladesh Army, Navy and Air Force will give an honour guard on the occasion, reports UNB.
Sheikh Hasina will offer fateha and join a munajat seeking eternal peace of the departed souls of Bangabandhu as well as other martyrs of the August 15 massacre.
Later, flanked by senior leaders of the party, Sheikh Hasina, also Awami League chief, will lay another wreath at the mazar.
She will release a commemorative postage stamp on Sheikh Russel, the youngest son of Bangabandhu, and unveil the cover of a children book titled "Amader Chhoto Russel Sona".
Sheikh Hasina will address a children's rally, discussion meeting and cultural function and distribute sewing machines among the distressed.
She will open a book fair and visit a painting exhibition of the children titled "Amar Bhabnai 7th March".
The Prime Minister will return to Dhaka in the afternoon.