Bangladesh High Commission marks Homecoming Day

Syazwani Hj Rosli

Bangladesh nationals gathered at the Bangladesh High Commission in Brunei Darussalam at Jalan Sungai Akar to observe the country’s founder Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s Homecoming Day, by paying tribute to him in a ceremony yesterday.

The event began with the recitation of verses of Al-Quran and its interpretation.

High Commissioner of Bangladesh to Brunei Darus salam Air Vice Marshal (Rtd) Mahmud Hussain delivered the messages from President Md Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

The event ended with a special prayer for Bangabandhu and the liberation war martyrs.

ABOVE & BELOW: A section of the attendees; and High Commissioner of Bangladesh to Brunei Darussalam Air Vice Marshal (Rtd) Mahmud Hussain delivers the speech. PHOTOS: SYAZWANI HJ ROSLI