Hasina opens Jatiya Sramik League conference

Bangla Tribune Desk
Published : 12:30, Nov 09, 2019 | Updated : 12:41, Nov 09, 2019

Awami League chief Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the 13th national conference of Bangladesh Jatiya Sramik League (BJSL), the labour wing of the party.
She opened the conference by releasing pigeons and balloons at Suhrawardy Udyan in Dhaka on Saturday (Nov 9) morning.
The new central committee of the organisation will be declared after the council session at the Institute of Engineers, Bangladesh (IEB) auditorium at 3pm Saturday.
More than 8,000 councilors along with equal number of delegates from 78 district organizations across the country with the BJSL’s central committee leaders joined the conference.
Besides, a number of foreign guests including labour leaders are participating in the event.
Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman founded the BJSL, the largest labour organization in the country, on Oct 12 in 1969.
In the last conference of the BJSL held on July 19 in 2012, labor leaders Sukkur Mahmud and Sirajul Islam were elected president and general secretary respectively of the body.