Today is the 16th death anniversary of Shaheed Kazi Aref Ahmed
16 February 2015, Nirapad News: The 16th death anniversary of Shaheed Kazi Aref Ahmed, one of the key organizers of the Liberation War and founder of the Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal (JSD) is today.
On the occasion, Shaheed Kazi Aref Foundation, JSD and other social, cultural and political organizations have taken different programmes to observe the day in befitting manner.
As part of the programmes, wreaths will be placed on the grave of Kazi Aref in the city’s Mirpur martyred intellectuals’ graveyard, human chain organized at Jatiya Press Club at 11 am as well as across the country in memory of Kazi Aref and protests against ongoing BNP-Jamaat terrorism and violence.
Besides, a discussion will be held at the Colonel Taher auditorium at Central JSD office at 4 pm. Information Minister and JSD president Hasanul Haq Inu will chair the meeting.
An armed gang killed Aref along with four local leaders while he was speaking at a rally at Kalidaspur village in Daultapur, Kushtia, on February 16 in 1999.