Bangladesh President Professor Dr
Iajuddin Ahmed paid rich tributes to the martyred intellectuals by placing
wreaths at the Martyred Intellectuals Mausoleum at Mirpur in Dhaka on Sunday morning.
After placing wreaths, he stood in solemn silence there for some time as the
bugle played the last post.
The Chief Adviser of the caretaker government in Bangladesh , Dr Fakhruddin Ahmed too arrived
there and placed wreaths at the mausoleum to paid his homage to the memory of
the best sons of the nation, who sacrificed their lives for the cause of the country
and the nation at the towards the end of
the Liberation War on this day in 1971.
The President and the CA also offered Fateha for eternal peace of the departed
souls of martyred intellectuals.
The former Prime Ministers Sheikh
Hasina , the Chief of Awami League and Khaleda Zia , the Head of BNP also visited
the Maryred Intellectuals’ Mausoleum and paid their tributes to the
intellectuals who were killed by Razakars, Al Badrs and As Shams in a fascist
way . Thousands of people throughout the day paid their homage to the best sons
of the soil.