The National Mourning Day and the 47th martyrdom anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was observed here with due dignity.
Marking the day, elaborate programmes including hoisting of the national flag at half-mast, wearing the black badge, placing wreaths, discussion, blood donation, food distribution, recitation from the holy Quran and Doa mahfil were held.
On the occasion, Faridpur Awami League, district administration and district police, various political parties, socio-cultural organizations and people from all walks of life placed floral wreaths at Bangabandhu's mural on Ambika Hall premises.
Deputy Commissioner Atul Sarker, Zila Parishad chairman Shamsul Haque, Superintendent of Police Md. Alimuzzaman, District Awami League president Shamim Haque, secretary Shah Md Ishtiaq Arif, Faridpur Pourashova mayor Amitav Bose, among others, attended the function.