Bangladesh Krishak League, an associate body of ruling Awami League, is celebrating its 49th founding anniversary on Monday.
Krishak League President Sameer Chandra Chand and General Secretary Umme Kulsum Smriti palced wreaths at the portrait of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at 10 am at Dhanmondi-32.Earlier, Krishak League leaders hoisted the national flag in front of the Awami League central office on Bangabandhu Avenue in the capital at 9:30 am .
They also distributed masks, hand sanitizers and other corona preventive items in Dhanmondi area to mark the founding anniversary of the organisation.
President of the organisation Sameer Chandra Chand and General Secretary Umme Kulsum Smriti distributed the masks in the presence of leaders and workers of different levels of Krishak League.
Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman founded Bangladesh Krishak League on April 19 in 1972 with the slogan of “Save the farmers, save the country”.
Abdur Rob Serniabat was the founding president of Krishak League who was one of the martyrs of August 15, 1975 carnage.