Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has reached the historic Suhrawardy Udyan as ruling Awami League is according a mass reception to her for some remarkable developments in different fields of the country under her leadership.
The Prime Minister reached the reception venue at 3:30 pm.
Awami League Presidium Member SyedaSajeda Chowdhury will chair the function.
The reception has been arranged for attaining Bangladesh’s eligibility to graduate from a least developed country (LDC) to a developing nation, successful launching of Bangabandhu Satellite-I, Sheikh Hasina’s achieving the Global Women’s Leadership Award from US-based NGO Global Summit of Women and her receiving D. Lit from Kazi Nazrul University of India.
The venue, Suhrawardy Udyan, has been decorated with great fan fare. A huge L-shaped podium has been set at the venue.The entire Suhrawardy Udyan has been illuminated. A big gate has been erected at the entry point to the venue in front of Matsya Bhaban while 40 other colorful gates have been erected from the city’s Matsya Bhaban to Shishu Park area.
City streets from Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s official residence Ganobhaban to the reception venue Suhrawardy Udyan also have been decorated with banners and festoons.
A cultural function was arranged with the participation of noted singers at 12 noon before the formal beginning of the function at 3pm.
A 30-minute presentation will be shown on history and heritage of Bangalee nation.