Calls for formulating act against slandering of Liberation War
17 January 2016, Nirapad News: Freedom fighters today demanded of formulating an act against slandering of Liberation War and freedom fighters.
They made the demand at a discussion at the roundtable auditorium of Dhaka Reporters Unity (DRU).
National FF Foundation and Chakrijibi Muktijoddha Forum organised the discussion.
Professor of Dhaka University Dr Syed Anwar Hossain addressed the discussion as the chief guest with National FF Foundation chairman Dr SM Jahangir Alam in the chair.
Awami Swechchhasebak League President Advocate Mollah Mohammad Abu Kawsar, Sammilita Sangskritik Jote President Golam Kuddus, Chakrijibi Muktijoddha Forum leader Hedayetul Bari and war wounded freedom fighter MA Mazed spoke on the occasion, among others.
The freedom fighters also demanded of placing the proposal of upgrading the retirement age-limit of freedom fighters from 57 to 65.
While speaking on the occasion, Professor Syed Anwar Hossain said BNP leaders including it’s chairperson Khaleda Zia and senior leader Goyeshwar Roy slandered the Liberation War and freedom fighters on different occasions.