DHAKA, April 17 (BSS)-Juba Sangram Parishad, combine youth bodies of the Awami League-led 14-party alliance, will accord a grand gala reception to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Bangladesh's victory in international arbitration over its maritime boundary with Myanmar tomorrow.
All preparations for the function have already been completed, Juba Sangram Parishad sources said adding that a mass reception will begin at Bangabandhu National Stadium from 12 noon.
In a landmark verdict at the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) in Hamburg on March 14 established legal territorial rights of Bangladesh over 111,631 square kilometres in the Bay of Bengal.
The reception will start at 12-01 pm with the rendering of Gano Sangeet and patriotic songs. In the main ceremony, a citation along with a charter of honour will be handed over to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at the function.
After the Prime Minister's address, a cultural show will be held with the solo performance of the celebrated artistes of the country Sabina Yasmin, Momtaz, Ayub Bachchu and others.
Members of the cabinet, legislators, central and city unit leaders of the 14-party alliance, intellectuals, academicians, physicians, lawyers and journalists and other professionals are likely to attend the function.
A preparatory meeting was held at Awami Juba League central office in the afternoon today. Awami Juba League chairman Omar Faruque Chowdhury chaired the meeting.