Sheikh Mujibur Rahman is the Father of Nation of Bangladesh. He is also leader of Liberation War of Bangladesh 1971. He is known as “Bangabandhu” in Bangladesh. 17th March is the birth anniversary of Father of Nation of Bangladesh.
When is the Father of Nation’s Birth Anniversary in Bangladesh 2014?
Father of Nation’s Birth Anniversary 2014 will be observed on Monday, 17th March of 2014.
Father of Nation’s Birth Anniversary is always celebrated on 17th March.
Why Father of Nation’s Birth Anniversary is Important?
Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was the first president and founding leader of independent Bangladesh. His birth anniversary is important because he had given lead in liberation war of Bangladesh. Liberation war is the most important and sensitive issue of Bangladesh. Sheikh Mujibur Rahman gave the declaration of independence of Bangladesh during liberation war. That’s why this day holds special importance in Bangladesh.
How Father of Nation’s Birth Anniversary is observed in Bangladesh?
Birth Anniversary of Father of Nation is declared as National Children’s Day and it is a public holiday in Bangladesh. At early in the morning President and Prime Minister of Bangladesh pay respect on Sheikh Mujib’s grave and then cut the birthday cake. After President and Prime Minister, general public of Bangladesh pay respect on his grave with flowers. Political discussions and cultural programs are arranges by different political and non political organizations.
TV channels, Radio and newspaper arranges special programs and supplements on this day which focuses on the significance of this day. This day is really special and it is observed specially in all over the country.
Father of Nation’s birth anniversary is a very special and significant day in Bangladesh. This day is observed in 17th March every year. It is celebrated to enjoy and remember the great personality Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.