This decision was taken at a joint meeting of the Awami League Advisory Council and Central Working Committee at the party’s Bangabandhu Avenue central office on Saturday evening. AL President Sheikh Hasina chaired the meeting. Sheikh Hasina told the meeting thatthe Awami League and the government will celebrate Bangabandhu’s 100th birth anniversary with festivity and also celebrate the golden jubilee of the country’s independence in 2021. In the meeting, Sheikh Hasina thanked all party members for their hard work and dedication that earned the party a big election victory. Awami League presidium member Muhammad Faruk Khan told the Dhaka Tribune that the meetingmainly discussed organizational issues where the party president instructed central leaders to work instrengthening the organization.
Source: Dhaka Tribune January 12, 2019 19:07 UTC