In a momentous occasion set to be etched in the narrative of history, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is all set to inaugurate the Dhaka-Bhanga train movement over the iconic Padma Bridge on October 10. The day promises to be a celebration of national significance, as the Prime Minister will embark on a journey like no other, crossing the majestic Padma Bridge by train and gracing a public meeting at the Bhanga Stadium in Faridpur.
Deputy Commissioner of Faridpur, Kamrul Ahsan Talukdar, shared this exciting news during a preparatory meeting held on Monday. The meeting, convened in the conference room of the District Commissioner’s office, gathered key officials to ensure that the event proceeds seamlessly.
In a show of unwavering commitment to this historic moment, Railway Minister Nurul Islam Sujan personally visited the Bhanga Stadium at 5 pm today, accompanied by prominent political figures, including the Deputy Commissioner and the Superintendent of Police.
During the preparatory meeting, Deputy Commissioner Kamrul Ahsan Talukdar outlined the Prime Minister’s itinerary for the day. Following the inauguration of the Padma Bridge railway project, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will grace a peaceful rally in Munshiganj. Subsequently, she will embark on a symbolic train journey across the Padma Bridge, culminating in a brief stopover at Banga Junction in Faridpur. The climax of the day will be a rousing public meeting at Bhanga Stadium in Faridpur, where the Prime Minister will address a sea of eager supporters.
The Prime Minister’s entourage is expected to include heads of various government departments and members of the cabinet, adding to the grandeur of the occasion. An astonishing 5 lakh people are anticipated to attend this historic rally, underlining the widespread enthusiasm and support for this momentous event.
In preparation for this momentous occasion, Superintendent of Police in Faridpur, Md. Shahjahan, assured that comprehensive security measures are being put in place. The assembly ground will be meticulously secured, ensuring the safety of all attendees. Moreover, the district police force is working diligently to safeguard the well-being of residents from across the district and upazila who will be converging at the gathering venue.
The event promises to be a testament to the unity and optimism of the people of Bangladesh, as they come together to witness the inauguration of the Padma Bridge railway project and celebrate this historic moment with their beloved Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina