Today is the historic March 7. On this day, the Father of the Nation, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, was standing at the historic racecourse ground (now Suhrawardy Udyan), calling the independence war of Bangladesh. Responding to his impassioned call, the Bengali nation began to prepare for the armed liberation war.
On that day, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman announced in the presence of millions of liberated people, “When I gave blood more blood, Insha Allah will release the people of this country.” This time the struggle is our liberation struggle, this time the struggle for freedom. ‘
The historic March 7 speech was recognized by the UN Education, Science and Culture Organization – UNESCO on October 30 as a world-renowned heritage. The March 7 speech was translated into numerous languages.
According to political analysts, this is one of the best political speeches in the world.
Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s speech later became the seed mantra of the struggle for independence. In his provocative declaration, the Bengali nation got the direction of independence. About 19 minutes in this speech, Bangabandhu inspired the Bengali nation to dream of independence. The call for his freedom spread all over the country. In this connection, the independence of Bangladesh was achieved through the victory of the bloody armed liberation war of 9 months. During the Great War, 30 lakh people were martyred and two lakh mothers and sisters lost their honor.
Bangabandhu got up on stage on March 7 at 3:20 pm. In the presence of millions of people, the racecourse ground was full of people. Throughout the ground, millions of Bengalis have been chanting the slogan ‘Your country is my country, Bangladesh Bangladesh’, ‘Your leader my leader Sheikh Mujib, Sheikh Mujib’. As he got up on the stage, he shook hands with the crowd. Speaking at the drawer gala, Bangabandhu said, “My brothers, I have come to you today with a sad heart.”
In that speech he highlighted the entire canvas of history. He said, ‘Build fortresses in every house. Whatever you have, you have to deal with the enemy. It was then that the liberated people of the country started preparing for the final battle from house to house. In this connection, the Bengali nation snatched the victory 1971 on 16 December. The emergence of independent sovereign Bangladesh on the world map.
Today, this day will be celebrated in the proper state. On the occasion, the President said. Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina made separate statements. President Abdul Hamid said March 7 was a memorable day in the history of the Bengali nation. It was a great speech to break the chains of subjugation and make the liberated people jump into battle. On this day, the President remembered with deep respect the Father of the Nation, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, whose unique leadership led the Bengali nation to achieve independence.
In her speech, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said, “This historic speech was the source of immense power in the Liberation War of Bangladesh. This speech of Bangabandhu is an essential and unacceptable chapter of our history and national life; Whose appeal is everlasting. This timeless speech will always inspire the exploited, deprived and liberated people of the world. ”
In the ongoing year-long program on the occasion of Mujib Centenary on March 17, this year, March 7 will be celebrated in different ways, in celebration of the festival. Different departments of the government will organize the day in different ways. Various programs will be observed in different educational institutions.
The Awami League government has adopted various programs across the country. The national and party flags will be hoisted at the Bangabandhu Bhawan and the party office at 3.30 pm on Saturday. A tribute will be paid to the portrait of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at the Bangabandhu Bhavan premises at 7am. In addition, a discussion meeting will be held at Bangabandhu International Conference Center at 5 pm. Awami League President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will preside over it. All the Branch Committees of the Awami League will commemorate the historic March 7 by adopting a program consistent with the central program.
The Joy Bangla Concert will begin at 1 pm today at Army Stadium, continuing till 11pm. The program will begin for the sixth time under the auspices of the National Institute of Research and Information (CRI), Young Bangle.