Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today (March 26) paid rich tribute to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on 53rd Independence and National Day.
She placed a wreath at his portrait in front of Bangabandhu Memorial Museum at Dhanmondi 32 in the capital.
The premier then stood in solemn silence for some time as a mark of profound respect to the memory of Bangabandhu, also the great architect of independent Bangladesh and the greatest Bangalee of all times.
Flanked by party leaders, Sheikh Hasina, also the Awami League president, paid rich tributes to Bangabandhu by placing another wreath at his portrait on behalf of the party.
Later, Sheikh Hasina entered the Bangabandhu Memorial Museum and spent some time there, said PM's Deputy Press Secretary KM Shakhawat Moon.
Earlier in the day, the premier paid homage to the Liberation War martyrs by placing wreath at the National Memorial in Savar on the outskirts of the capital early this morning marking the 53rd Independence and National Day.
BDST: 1150 HRS, MAR 26, 2023