The 50th martyrdom anniversary of five members of the family of Saidur Rahman, Founder (President) of Projonmo '71 will be observed tomorrow, said a press release.
On this day in 1971, Fazlur Rahman, his wife Hosne Akhter, and three sons Mostafizur Rahman Moznu, a college student, Hasinur Rahman Hiron, a school student, and Azizur Rahman Babu, also a school student, were killed at their railway government residence in Sayedpur under Nilphamari by the Pakistani occupation forces and their collaborators for their involvement in the Liberation War.
Saidur's mother was buried alive after being charged with a bayonet. Saidur along with his elder sister Dilruba khatun (Kajol) and younger sister late Camellia Rahman (Kakon) escaped narrowly.
Quran khwani will be held, and food will be distributed among the destitute on the occasion. All have been invited to pray seeking salvation of the departed souls.
Saidur Rahman is a senior news presenter of Channel i.