50th death anniv of 5 martyrs tomorrow

Metro Desk

14 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

The 50th martyrdom anniversary of five members of a family of Saidur Rahman, founder (president) of Projonmo ’71 will be observed tomorrow, says a press release.

The martyrs are Saidur Rahman’s father, mother and three elder brothers. Saidur Rahman is a senior news presenter (Grade-1) of Channel i. His father Shaheed engineer Fazlur Rahman, mother Shaheed Hosne Akter, an NGO trainer, and brothers - college student Shaheed Mostafizur Rahman (Mojnu) and high school students Shaheed Hasinur Rahman (Hiron) and Shaheed Azizur Rahman (Babu) - were brutally killed at the Railway government residence in Saidpur of Nilphamari jointly by the Pakistani occupation army and it’s collaborators ‘Biharies’ (Urdu speaking) on the day during the war of liberation of Bangladesh in 1971.

Quran Khwani and feeding the destitute will be organised on the occasion.