Opposition to Bangabandhu sculpture protested

Published : 02 Dec 2020 09:42 PM

Leaders and activists of Mohila Awami League, Kishoreganj unit staged demonstration over the opposition to installing the sculpture of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, on Wednesday. 

They brought out a protest procession parading from the district AL office to the Shaheed Syed Nazrul Islam Chattar, followed by forming a human chain. District Awami League president Adv Kamrul Ahsan Shahjahan, District Women Awami League President former lawmaker Dilara Begum Asma, District Women Awami League General Secretary Bilkis Begum, Vice President Fauzia Jolil Nancy, Deputy General Secretary Hasina Haider Chameli, Organizing Secretary Nazma Akhter, and Women Vice Chairman Masuma Akhter, among others, were present.

On November 13, top leaders of the Islamic Andolon Bangladesh spoke out against the installation of a sculpture of Bangabandhu from a rally of Touhidi Janata Oikya Parishad at Dhupkhola ground in the capital.