PV Desk : President M Abdul Hamid along with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today attended the Victory Day Parade, marking the 49th Victory Day.

Different contingents of Bangladesh Army, Navy and Air Force as well as Freedom Fighters, Para-military force, law enforcement agencies and ministries participated in the attractive parade.To celebrate the 48th anniversary of the country’s victory that had been achieved through the nine-month War of Liberation against Pakistani occupation forces on this day in 1971, the parade was held at the National Parade Square in the capital.

President M Abdul Hamid took salute of the parade as the chief guest. The parade was held under the auspices of the 9th Infantry Division of Bangladesh Army at the directives of Ministry of Liberation War Affairs and supervision of the armed forces.