The BNP is hesitant about the program. Despite the announcement from the party, the BNP is suffering from hesitation about what program will be followed.
The BNP held a press conference at noon in the capital’s Naya Paltan. Ruhul Kabir Rizvi, the party’s senior joint secretary general, announced the program in protest of the chargesheet and arrest warrant issued against the party’s acting chairman Tarique Rahman.
At the time, Rizvi said, “Protest rallies or human chain programs will be held at the district and metropolitan level on Wednesday, January 13 at the initiative of the BNP.” The program will be celebrated in front of the National Press Club at 11 am on the same day.
Also, a program was announced on the occasion to mark the 75th birth anniversary of the late Ziaur Rahman, the founder of the BNP. The program includes – on the occasion of Ziaur Rahman’s 75th birth anniversary on January 19 at 11 am at his grave with Fateha recitation and flowers.
On the same day, party flags will be hoisted at party offices across the country including the central office.
Supplies and posters will also be published in the daily newspapers on the occasion of the birth anniversary.
In addition, professional socio-cultural organizations, including various members and affiliates of the party, will organize a free medical camp on various aspects of Zia’s life and work, including paintings, essay competitions, photo exhibitions and DABs.