Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury on Saturday opined that the country needs enlightened individuals like Dr MA Wazed Miah at every house.
“Despite his birth at Pirganj, Wazed Miah spread lights across the globe. He became enlightened and made the countrymen enlightened,” Chaudhury said while addressing a discussion at Pirganj Abdur Rouf Government College in Rangpur.Awami League Pirganj unit organised the discussion marking the 10th anniversary of death of Dr Wazed Miah.
The Speaker said the country marches forward under dynamic leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
“The fruit of development must reach at every house for getting economic emancipation and establishing Golden Bangla dreamt by Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman,” she said.
Pirganj Upazila Parishad chairman Noor Mohammad Mandal and mayor Abu Saleh Md Tajimul Islam, among others, addressed the programme with AL Rangpur district unit acting president Mamtaz Uddin in the chair.