Selina Hossain: Novelist, President of Bangladesh History Olympiad National Committee
For the first time, with the initiative of "Mukto Asor" the Bangladesh History Olympiad Committee is organizing an Webinar on the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
The theme of the conference is "Greatest Bengali of all time: Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman" I deeply remember the great leader of the nation in the mourning month of August.(Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and his entire family were killed during the early hours of 15th August 1975)
The conference is being attended by 21 eminent professors, writers, human rights activists and researchers from Bangladesh, Canada, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Peru, United States of America (U.S.A) & United Kingdom (U.K).
The conference will be broadcasted live online on Facebook and YouTube due to the Corona virus pandemic. It will be reached by millions of people at home.
The audience will be inspired to know a lot about Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in the international world, Bangabandhu will be highlighted from various aspects of his life and philosophical thoughts. One or two seminars will be held every day. In 15 days, 21 speakers will present their articles. These articles will be published later as a souvenir book.
We believe, the younger generation will be inspired and love to know more history by this conference.
At the same time, I would like to express my sincere gratitude to the various organizations involved in this event. It is worth mentioning that our co-organizers are Swapno71 Prakashan, Dhaka University Research Society,London1971, Sinu,Balu Cap, Mukta Asor and all the members of Bangladesh History Olympiad National Committee.