AL rally at Suhrawardy Udyan begins
Staff Correspondent: Hundreds of AL leaders and activists of ruling Awami League gathered at Suhrawardy Udyan on Tuesday afternoon as the party is holding a rally there marking the historic Homecoming Day of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
The rally began around 2:30 pm with the speeches of mid-level leaders of AL.
Awami League President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will attend the rally as the chief guest.
On this day in 1972, Bangabandhu, the undisputed leader of the nation and supreme commander of the country's Liberation War, returned to the sacred soils of independent Bangladesh via London and New Delhi, after 290 days captivity in Pakistan jail.