The historic ‘Homecoming Day’ of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was observed at the Bangladesh embassy in Mexico on Monday.
On the occassion, the messages of the President and the Prime Minister of Bangladesh were read out and a documentary on Bangabandhu’s Homecoming Day was screened.
In the second segment, the embassy organised a virtual discussion on the significance of the day. In her speech, Ambassador Abida Islam highlighted the unprecedented socio-economic success of Bangladesh in its development journey under the leadership of the present government especially in the areas of women empowerment, poverty alleviation and human development.
Yogendra Sharma, coordinator of South Asian Module for University Program for Asian and African Studies of the UNAM University, was the keynote speaker at the online discussion program.