DHAKA, MARCH 29 (BSS)- Awami Juba League (AJL) has decided to accord a grand reception to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for her role in winning the verdict in international arbitration in favour of the country regarding its maritime boundary with Myanmar.
A daylong grand gala reception ceremony (function) will be organised at Bangabandhu National Stadium on April 18. The ceremony will start at 10 in the morning and the Prime Minister will be accorded a rousing reception at a discussion at 3 in the afternoon. The celebration will be followed by a cultural show with fireworks in the evening.
AJL chairman Omar Faruque Chowdhury told journalists after emerging from a meeting of the central executive committee of the youth organisation at its headquarters at Bangabandhu Avenue today.
Central leaders of AJL have also been entrusted with responsibilities to visit districts for a widespread concerted campaign of the planned reception.
Over the next week or so, AJL will also convene a number of preparatory meetings including a representatives' conference at
Bangabandhu International Convention Center on April 5 to make the reception a grand success.
Some central leaders of AJL said that every city wards will get a facelift with setting up of bill boards while the venue and its adjoining areas will be tastefully decorated with digital banners, festoons and posters to turn the event a memorable one.