Sheikh Jamal Club observes National Mourning Day
Traditional sporting organization Lt Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club Ltd observed National Mourning Day in befitting manner as a tribute to Sheikh Jamal and his family members, commemorating the 43rd anniversary of the martyrdom of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman
PS to Vice-Chairman of Bashundhara Group and Secretary of Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club Md Foyezur Rahman reported that the club commenced the day of mourning by placing floral wreaths at the mural of Lieutenant Sheikh Jamal.
“The daylong observance began with placing wreath at mural of Lieutenant Sheikh Jamal at club premises in Dhanmondi area of the capital on Wednesday,” Club Secretary Foyezur Rahman said.
The club officials also placed wreaths at portrait of the Father of the Nation at Bangabandhu Bhaban in Dhanmondi and Banani grave yard.
Governing Committee Chairman of Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club Ltd Monzur Kader, Directors Nazib Ahmed, Mir Mohammad Zakir Hossain Shopon, Sheikh Iqbal Khokon, Club Secretary Foyezur Rahman and Football Committee Chairman Ashraf Uddin Ahmed Chunnu were present on the occasion along with club officials, football and cricket players,.
Special prayers were also held after the meeting. Recitations from Al Quran were done after Zuhr prayer for the martyrs of August 15. Later club officials distributed food among poor people.