Bangladesh Pratidin, the country’s highest circulated Bangla daily, steps into the 12th year of its publication on Monday.
Bashundhara Group Managing Director Sayem Sobhan Anvir inaugurated the anniversary programme of the newspaper on Sunday night by cutting a cake along with distinguished guests on the premises of East West Media Group Ltd (EWMGL) in the capital.State Minister for Information Dr Murad Hassan, State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury, Deputy Minister for Water Resources AKM Enamul Hoque Shameem and former deputy minister Abdullah Al Islam Jacob, former Dhaka South City mayor Sayeed Khokon, BNP leaders Ruhul Quddus Talukder Dulu and Tabith Awal attended the programme.
Bangladesh Pratidin Editor Naem Nizam moderated the event. Kaler Kantho Editor Imdadul Haq Milan and Daily Sun Editor Enamul Hoque Chowdhury, Bangladesh Pratidin Executive Editor Peer Habibur Rahman , NEWS24 head of news Rahul Raha and Bangla News Editor Jewel Mazhar were also present.
The broadsheet Bangla daily, a concern of Bashundhara Group, the country’s leading business conglomerate, started its journey on March 15, 2010.