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Dhaka, March 5: The government will release the final list of heroic freedom fighters on March 26. Therefore, the Ministry of Liberation War Affairs has given a deadline of March 15 to correct the informational errors of the freedom fighters listed online. On Wednesday (March 3), the Ministry of Liberation War Affairs sent a letter to all the Deputy Commissioners (DCs) and Upazila Nirbahi Officers (UNOs) requesting them to rectify the mistakes of the heroic freedom fighters.
Dhaka, March 3: Thirty thousand homes will be built for the indigent freedom fighters. Minister AKM Mozammel Haque said the Ministry of Liberation War Affairs was working on the issue.
Own representative, Dhaka, February 15, 2021: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has announced to increase the allowance of heroic freedom fighters to Tk 20,000.
Dhaka, February 13: Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader has claimed that no one has the right to question the resolved issues of the liberation war. He made the remarks at a regular virtual briefing at his official residence on Saturday (February 13).
Dhaka, February 10: The titles of four freedom fighters of Bangabandhu, including BNP founder and former president Ziaur Rahman, are being canceled. The 72nd meeting of the National Freedom Fighters Council (Jamuka) on Tuesday recommended the cancellation of their state titles.
নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, ৯ ফেব্রুয়ারি ২০২১: ১৯৭১ সালে বাংলাদেশের মহান স্বাধীনতা সংগ্রামে প্রবাসে বিশ্বজনমত গঠনে সক্রিয় সংগঠক ও ব্যক্তিদের তালিকা করবে সরকার। এজন্য তাদের জীবন বৃত্তান্ত সংগ্রহ করতে একটি ফরম প্রকাশ করেছে মুক্তিযুদ্ধ বিষয়ক মন্ত্রণালয়। ফরমটি মুক্তিযুদ্ধ বিষয়ক মন্ত্রণালয়ের ওয়েবসাইটে প্রকাশ করা হয়েছে।
Dhaka, February 5: Thousands of people are still contacting various offices for new names to be included in the list of freedom fighters. There are allegations against officials taking money from them in the name of getting their names on the list. It is mostly taking place in rural areas, however, the government is yet to take a decision on enlisting the heroic freedom fighters anew.
Dhaka, February 2: The draft list of heroic freedom fighters will be released on February 15, Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque said on Tuesday. It was supposed to be released on the first week of February, the minister had said earlier.
Dhaka, February 1: There have been human chains and rallies demanding immediate reinstatement of 30 per cent quota of freedom fighters in the service, preparation of transparent final list of freedom fighters and end of harassment in the name of screening of freedom fighters every year. The program was held on Sunday (January 31) in front of the National Press Club under the banner of Bangladesh Muktijuddho Mancha.
Dhaka, january 26: Bir Muktijoddha Oikya Mancha has demanded the postponement of the verification and selection process of the freedom fighters on January 30. At a rally in front of the National Press Club on Tuesday (January 27th), the leaders of the organisation demanded that the Prime Minister suspend the screening process.
Dhaka, January 18: The government is thinking of listing the people who helped the freedom fighters during the Liberation War in 1971. After the list of freedom fighters is finalised, it will be considered whether the list of freedom fighters' associates can be made, said Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque.
Dhaka, January 16: There have been protest rallies and human chains in the capital demanding six points including reinstatement of Muktijoddha quota in government service within a week. The event was held on Friday (January 15) in front of the National Press Club under the banner 'Children and Generations of Freedom Fighters'.
Dhaka, January 11: Six women heroic freedom fighters have been honored at a meeting organized by the National Freedom Fighters Foundation on the occasion of Bangabandhu's Homecoming Day on Monday. The meeting was held at Tafazzal Hossain Manik Mia Hall of the National Press Club.
Own correspondent, Dhaka, 10 January 2021: The certificates of 52 freedom fighters including the murderer Risaldar (dismissed) Mosleh Uddin Khan of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman have been canceled.
Own representative, Dhaka, 10 January 2021: The final list of freedom fighters will be published on 26 March.