The Prime Minister first joined the rallies and election campaign today at Faridpur’s Bhanga and then will join Faridpur intersection, Rajbari intersection; Paturia ferry ghat area; Manikganj bus stand; Rabeya Medical College Hospital ground and Savar bus stand on the outskirts of Dhaka.
Earlier, the premier left the capital for Tungipara from her official Ganabhaban residence at 8:30 am on Wednesday and left Tungipara for the rallies and election campaign.
Awami League President Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday offered wreaths at Bangabandhu shrine to mark the launching of polls campaign for her party.
After placing the wreaths, the prime minister stood in solemn silence for some time as a mark of profound respect to the memory of Bangabandhu.
Bangabandhu’s youngest daughter Sheikh Rehana and other family members including Sheikh Selim, central party leaders including disaster management minister Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya, several party candidates from greater Faridpur accompanied the premier as she paid the tributes as the Awami League chief.
Shekh Hasina and her entourage members offered prayers at the majar premises seeking eternal peace for Bangabandhu, the assassinated members of the family and for the wellbeing of the people and the country.
Accompanied by Sheikh Rehana, younger daughter of the Father of the Nation, Sheikh Hasina joined a munajat there seeking eternal peace of the departed soul of Bangabandhu and other martyrs of the August 15, 1975 carnage.