News Desk: On the occasion of Bengali New Year 1428, Information and Broadcasting Minister Hasan Mahmud has greeted all Bengali speakers living in the country and abroad including media personnel.
Describing the Bengali New Year as a universal festival of Bengalis, the Information Minister said in his congratulatory message, “All the language-based nations and peoples of the world have their own universal festivals. The Chinese “Chinese New Year”, from Iran to Central Asia, “Nowruz”, the English-speaking “English New Year”, just as the holy Boishakh is a universal festival for Bengali-speaking people. ”
Hasan Mahmud, joint general secretary of the Awami League, said, “Bangladesh has already shown its capability in the fight against the global coronavirus epidemic. One of the promises of the new year is to control the epidemic by following the government guidelines and rules in healthcare. ”
The Information Minister further said, “Let the New Year online be a symbol of our own culture and happiness with the blessings of Digital Bangladesh and following the rules of health.”