RANGPUR: The jubilant people of Rangpur are ready to celebrate the great Independence and National Day-2019 through colourful programmes amid huge enthusiasm and festivity on Tuesday, reports BSS.
The district administration, Rangpur City Corporation (RpCC), Awami League (AL) and its associate bodies, other political parties, socio-cultural, professional and business bodies and educational institutions have taken preparations to celebrate the Day.Deputy Commissioner Enamul Habib said the official celebration of the Day will begin with heralding 31 gun salutes at Police Lines ground followed by placing of wreaths at ‘Swadhinota Smritistambha Arjan’ in the city at 6 am.
Besides, Rangpur City Corporation (RpCC), Bangladesh Muktijoddha Sangshad and other organisations will place wreaths at the Central Shaheed Minar, Swadhinota Smritistambha ‘Arjan’ and Monument of Martyred Freedom Fighters in the city after sunrise.
Officials of RpCC said Mayor of Rangpur Mostafizur Rahman Mostafa will place wreaths at the Central Shaheed Minar in the city at 6 am.
Later, government officials and educational institutions, representatives of socio-cultural, volunteer and professional organisations, NGOs and common people from all walks in life will place wreaths there.